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Wordnet 3.0


1. twice as great or many;
- Example: "ate a double portion"
- Example: "the dose is doubled"
- Example: "a twofold increase"
[syn: double, doubled, twofold, two-fold]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Double \Dou"ble\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Doubled; p. pr. & vb. n. Doubling.] [OE. doblen, dublen, doublen, F. doubler, fr. L. duplare, fr. duplus. See Double, a.] 1. To increase by adding an equal number, quantity, length, value, or the like; multiply by two; as, to double a sum of money; to double a number, or length. [1913 Webster] Double six thousand, and then treble that. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To make of two thicknesses or folds by turning or bending together in the middle; to fold one part upon another part of; as, to double the leaf of a book, and the like; to clinch, as the fist; -- often followed by up; as, to double up a sheet of paper or cloth. --Prior. [1913 Webster] Then the old man Was wroth, and doubled up his hands. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster] 3. To be the double of; to exceed by twofold; to contain or be worth twice as much as. [1913 Webster] Thus re["e]nforced, against the adverse fleet, Still doubling ours, brave Rupert leads the way. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 4. To pass around or by; to march or sail round, so as to reverse the direction of motion. [1913 Webster] Sailing along the coast, the doubled the promontory of Carthage. --Knolles. [1913 Webster] 5. (Mil.) To unite, as ranks or files, so as to form one from each two. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

doubled \doubled\ adj. 1. rendered twice as great or twice as many. Syn: double, duplex, twofold, diploid. [WordNet 1.5] 2. folded in two; as, doubled sheets of paper. Syn: doubled over. [WordNet 1.5] Double dealer
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

doubled adj 1: twice as great or many; "ate a double portion"; "the dose is doubled"; "a twofold increase" [syn: double, doubled, twofold, two-fold]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

36 Moby Thesaurus words for "doubled": creased, crimped, dog-eared, duplicated, echoed, flexible, flounced, fluted, foldable, folded, folding, gathered, plagiarized, plaited, pleated, pliable, plicate, plicated, plicatile, quilled, quoted, rechauffe, redoubled, reduplicated, reechoed, regurgitated, reiterate, reiterated, repeated, reproduced, retold, ruffled, tucked, twice-told, twilled, warmed up