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double

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 4)

1 consisting of two members or parts that are usually joined
  • an egg with a double yolk

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2 being twice as great or as many
  • after it was ranked the best in the country, the college had double the usual number of applicants

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double

adverb

Synonyms of double (Entry 2 of 4)

to two times the amount or degree
  • raced to his side double quick

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double

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of double (Entry 3 of 4)

something or someone that strongly resembles another
  • he looks so much like you that he could be your double

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double

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of double (Entry 4 of 4)

1 to make twice as great or as many
  • we doubled our investment in six months

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2 to lay one part over or against another part of
  • double the wet cloth and place it on the victim's forehead

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The first known use of double was in the 13th century

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“Double.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/double. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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