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dou·ble take

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  1. double takenoun

    a delayed reaction indicating surprise

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  1. Jolie Bernal and Maliny Soukkhassem:

    I kind of had to do a double-take because I actually could n’t believe there was a burglar in my car.

  2. Jason Redman:

    Facial injuries are the worst because as humans, we speak to each other by looking at each others faces, anytime you have a facial disfigurement it causes people to do a double-take.

  3. Joseph Conigliaro:

    A month ago when we were approached with the idea to start up the trial, I really did a double take.

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