tenfold

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adjective ten·fold \ˈten-ˌfōld, -ˈfōld\

Definition of tenfold

  1. 1 :  having 10 units or members

  2. 2 :  being 10 times as great or as many

tenfold

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Examples of tenfold in a sentence

  1. a tenfold increase in sales

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of tenfold

before 12th century


TENFOLD Defined for English Language Learners

tenfold

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adjective ten·fold \ˈten-ˌfōld, -ˈfōld\

Definition of tenfold for English Language Learners

  • : ten times as much or as many

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