tenfold

adjective ten·fold \ ˈten-ˌfōld , -ˈfōld \
Updated on: 21 Feb 2018

Definition of tenfold

1 : being 10 times as great or as many
2 : having 10 units or members

tenfold

play \-ˈfōld\ adverb

Examples of tenfold in a Sentence

  1. a tenfold increase in sales

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First Known Use of tenfold

before 12th century


TENFOLD Defined for English Language Learners

tenfold

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Definition of tenfold for English Language Learners

  • : ten times as much or as many


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