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Synonyms for double

multiply by two

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fold up or over

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  • fold up or over
  • turn up or over
  • tuck back or over
  • bend back or over
  • dubL

at or on the double

double as something or someone

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  • function as
  • serve as
  • serve the purpose of

Synonyms for double

twice as much or as large

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consisting of two identical or similar related things, parts, or elements

composed of two parts or things

being or acting so as to conceal one's real intentions

one exactly resembling another

one of a matched pair of things

to make or become twice as great

to bend together or make a crease in so that one part lies over another

to turn sharply around

Synonyms for double

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

a stand-in for movie stars to perform dangerous stunts

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

a quantity that is twice as great as another

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

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hit a two-base hit

bend over or curl up, usually with laughter or pain

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do double duty

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

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having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities

consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs

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twice as great or many

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

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used of homologous chromosomes associated in pairs in synapsis

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large enough for two

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having two meanings with intent to deceive

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to double the degree

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A construction crane was bent double next to a skyscraper, while the facade of a four-storey building collapsed - and a large tanker ship was washed onto a street in Staten Island.
GARETH BALE'S wonder season came to a shuddering halt when his left ankle was bent double by a crude Charlie Adam lunge at White Hart Lane.
BENJANI accepts he has a tough task on his hands to break up Sunderland's Kenwyne Jones-Darren Bent double act.
Once he retrieved the slack line his rod bent double and, after a terrific scrap he landed a personal best pollock of 8lb 3oz.
Youth overcame experience in the battle for the Welsh lightweight throne, Swansea's Damian Owen outboxing Dean Phillips before ending things in the fourth with a vicious left to the body which left the Llanelli veteran bent double in agony as Wynford Jones tolled 10.
Amy Garton-Hughes, 14, from Wallasey, has a genetic disorder which leaves her bent double and losing her sight, hearing and teeth.
Els' only spot of trouble came on the par-five third, his 12th hole, when a wayward drive meant he was literally bent double under a tree to play his second shot, before holing a 15 foot putt for par.
Young men were bent double under the weight of their findings as they struggled to carry scrap metal, air-conditioning units and barrels of fuel from the city.
Imagine waking up and going to bed bent double under its corrosion.
BENT DOUBLE Mancini shows his frustration A HART BEATER Bent fires past Hart from the spot to give Sunderland the win
Bent double, helpless with hysterical laughter, Duncan had tears streaming down his face.
Mrs Cox said: "He could not get on the stretcher and when he came out of the house he was bent double and could not straighten up.
On that occasion, he was given a torrid time by Peter Rogers in the scrum and left the field virtually bent double.
LAST TIME THEY MET November 5, 2011, Villa 3 Norwich 2: A Darren Bent double and a goal from Gabby Agbonlahor help Villa edge easily the most entertaining match at Villa Park this season.