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Synonyms for double
ˈdʌb əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. double, two-base hit, two-bagger, two-baser(noun)

    a base hit on which the batter stops safely at second base

    "he hit a double to deep centerfield"

    ablative absolute

  2. doubling, double(noun)

    raising the stakes in a card game by a factor of 2

    "I decided his double was a bluff"

  3. double(noun)

    a quantity that is twice as great as another

    "36 is the double of 18"

  4. double, image, look-alike(noun)

    someone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an actor)

    "he could be Gingrich's double"; "she's the very image of her mother"

    unreadable, undecipherable, indecipherable, ill-defined, unclear

    well-defined, clear

  5. double, stunt man, stunt woman(noun)

    a stand-in for movie stars to perform dangerous stunts

    "his first job in Hollywood was as a double for Clark Gable"

  6. double, duplicate(verb)

    increase twofold

    "The population doubled within 50 years"

    red ink, bolshie, loss, redness, bolshy

    achromatic, bloodless, neutral, uncolored, uncoloured

  7. double(verb)

    hit a two-base hit

    sea cole, sea kale

  8. double(verb)

    do double duty; serve two purposes or have two functions

    "She doubles as his wife and secretary"


  9. duplicate, reduplicate, double, repeat, replicate(verb)

    make or do or perform again

    "He could never replicate his brilliant performance of the magic trick"

  10. double over, double, double up(verb)

    bend over or curl up, usually with laughter or pain

    "He doubled and vomited violently"

  11. double(verb)

    bridge: make a demand for (a card or suit)

    gin, sand trap, cakehole, bunker, snare drum, hole, yap, lying in wait, ambuscade, snare, trap, gob, side drum, ambush, noose, maw

  12. double, forked(adj)

    having two meanings with intent to deceive

    "a sly double meaning"; "spoke with forked tongue"

    constricting, dwindling, narrowing, tapered, tapering, tapering off, constrictive

    wide, broad

  13. double(adj)

    large enough for two

    "a double bed"; "a double room"

  14. bivalent, double(adj)

    used of homologous chromosomes associated in pairs in synapsis

    transplanting, organ transplant, transplant, graft, transplantation

  15. double, doubled, twofold, two-fold(adj)

    twice as great or many

    "ate a double portion"; "the dose is doubled"; "a twofold increase"

    lifted, upraised


  16. double, dual, duple(adj)

    consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs

    "an egg with a double yolk"; "a double (binary) star"; "double doors"; "dual controls for pilot and copilot"; "duple (or double) time consists of two (or a multiple of two) beats to a measure"

    good, unsloped, vertical, erect, upright, just

    inclined, horizontal, unrighteous

  17. double, dual, twofold, two-fold, treble, threefold, three-fold(adj)

    having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities

    "a double (or dual) role for an actor"; "the office of a clergyman is twofold; public preaching and private influence"- R.W.Emerson; "every episode has its double and treble meaning"-Frederick Harrison

    honorably, uprightly, honourably

  18. double(adj)

    used of flowers having more than the usual number of petals in crowded or overlapping arrangements

    "double chrysanthemums have many rows of petals and are usually spherical or hemispherical"

    upside-down cake, skillet cake

  19. doubly, double, twice(adverb)

    to double the degree

    "she was doubly rewarded"; "his eyes were double bright"

  20. double(adverb)

    two together

    "some people sleep better double"

  21. double(adverb)

    downward and forward

    "he was bent double with pain"

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. double(a.)

    coupled, in pairs

  2. double(a.)

    twice as much

  3. double(a.)


  4. double(a.)

    deceitful, dishonest, knavish, false, perfidious, hollow, insincere, double-faced, double-tongued

  5. double(ad.)

    twice, doubly, twofold

  6. double(v. a.)

    fold, plait

  7. double(v. a.)

    duplicate, multiply by two, make twice as much

  8. double(v. a.)

    (naut.). Sail round

  9. double(v. n.)

    increase twofold, be doubled

  10. double(v. n.)

    return upon the same track

  11. double(n.)

    twice as much

  12. double(n.)

    doubling, plait, fold

  13. double(n.)

    returning upon one's track (to elude pursuit)

  14. double(n.)

    trick, stratagem, ruse, shift, artifice, wile, manœuvre

  15. double(n.)


Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. double(a)

    twofold, duplex, bifold, binate, equivocal, janus-faced, deceitful, insincere, perfidious

  2. double(n)

    duplicate, counterpart, duplication, plait, doubling, circuit, maneuver, shift, artifice, stratagem, ruse

  3. double(v)

    duplicate, fold, plait, pleat


  1. List of known nicknames for "Double":

    TAKAKO, Takako Hirasawa

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How to use double in a sentence?

  1. Sofia Colucci:

    We need to do more, and Vizzy is a key part of our plan to double down on seltzers and come in with differentiated and consumer-relevant propositions.

  2. Michael Kitces:

    While it's appealing to make a pre-tax contribution directly from an IRA to a charity, the reality is that the 'double tax benefit' of donating appreciated securities to a charity is still superior for tax purposes.

  3. Dom Raso:

    Let me say something to every political hack pretending to know an AR-15 from a double-barrel shot gun, in the wake of the Orlando attack, for the vast major of people I work with, there is nothing better to defend their homes against realistic threats than with an AR-15 semi-automatic.

  4. Todd Blanche:

    As we have said from the time the district attorney announced charges against Mr. Manafort, this is a case that should never have been brought because the dismissed indictment is a clear violation of New York law, as the trial court held, and the Appellate Division affirmed, the people's arguments' all far short' of triggering an exception to double jeopardy that would justify this prosecution.

  5. Artem Filatov , 27:

    It is double-sided. Of course, there is interest in our city from all around the world now. And for businesses, there are lots of new possibilities to earn money, but not everyone is happy ... I really hope the foreigners don't just come for the football, but see other things in the city: the museums, the contemporary art center.

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Translations for double

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  • مزدوجArabic
  • двойно, двойник, дублирам, сгъвам на две, удвоявам, свивам, контрирам, копирам, сгънат на две, удвоен, кичест, двоен, двуличен, двойнственBulgarian
  • doblar, dobleCatalan, Valencian
  • dvojník, zdvojnásobit, dvojitý, dvojnásobekCzech
  • dwbwl, dwblWelsh
  • dobbeltDanish
  • doubeln, Doppelte, kontrieren, verdoppeln, doppeln, Doppelter, ballen, Double, Doppelgänger, kontra-, doppelt, gefüllt, zweilagig, doppellagig, doppel-German
  • διπλασιάζω, διπλός, διπλάσιοςGreek
  • duobliĝi, duopa, duoblaEsperanto
  • hacer de doble de, doblar, apretar, duplicar la velocidad, torcer, circunnavegar, doble, sosias, emparejar, duplicar, ser doble de, hacer las veces de, doblado, encorvado, bicapaSpanish
  • kerrata, kaksinkertainen määrä, toistaa, kaksinkertaistaa, olla, laskostaa, kaksoisrooli, puristaa, tehdä, liittää, tuplata, äkkikäännös, korvata, kaksoisolento, kiertää, tupla, kaksois-, kerrottu, kaksinkertainen, tupla-Finnish
  • double, doublerFrench
  • dúbail, dúbailt, dúbailteIrish
  • dùbailteScottish Gaelic
  • dobreGalician
  • dooblitManx
  • כפיל, כפילה, הכפיל, כפולHebrew
  • kettősHungarian
  • կրկնապատկելArmenian
  • dupleInterlingua
  • dua kali lipatIndonesian
  • duoplaIdo
  • doppiare, sosia, doppio, doppione, doppiaItalian
  • לְהַכפִּילHebrew
  • ダブルJapanese
  • 더블Korean
  • duplex, binus, geminusLatin
  • dubbelgangster, dubbelganger, dubbeleDutch
  • dobbeltNorwegian
  • sobowtór, podwójny, podwójna, podwójne, podwójniePolish
  • sósia, dobrar, dobro, duplicar, duploPortuguese
  • dubel, dobelRomansh
  • dubla, îndoi, dublu, dublatRomanian
  • удваивать, удвоить, двойник, двойнойRussian
  • dupioSardinian
  • dvojnik, dvojnicaSerbo-Croatian
  • dubbla, dubbel, ersätta, dubbelvika, duplicera, dubbelgångare, runda, fördubbla, dubblera, tvetydig, tvåfaldig, dubbelviktSwedish
  • రెట్టింపుTelugu
  • çiftTurkish

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