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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
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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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In this sense, the fiction may double as a kind of blueprint, or user's manual, to a parallel world.
Ultimately, Gallego characterizes Schuyler's novel as a simple story that contains "an enormous discursive potential," and that simultaneously uses "passing" as an ironic strategy and also concludes the passing motif originating with the Du Boisian perspectives of double consciousness.
The next afternoon (Monday), after our weekly film session, I took the team outside and introduced the direct-snap double wing.
4) The court found that the civil forfeiture of drug proceeds and property used in money laundering,(5) which followed the dealers' convictions on drug trafficking and money laundering charges, constituted "punishment" under the Double Jeopardy Clause of the fifth amendment.
The CA serves to assist taxpayers and to protect government interests in matters relating to international double taxation.
Compared with a double toggle, the Mono-Toggle system is more tolerant of normal wear and of a mold that is slightly out of square or misaligned by up to a few thousandths of an inch.
The text is fully translated in Double Game, although the choice and presentation of images vary a bit from the original.
He and his colleagues have recently found a way to track double minute chromosomes in living cells.
The basic rule of our "Post Ambush" is for the highest helpside defender to double up on the post, using the aforementioned "responsibilities.
10,#5 will step out high, get the ball from #1, and dribble to the opposite side, while #3 and #2 set a double pick down low.
and his coworkers proved that the standard double bubble in two dimensions--that is, two circles squeezed up against each other--has the least possible perimeter.
Doubling is a hot button issue for Southern California couponers because Vons stopped doing it this past spring, leaving Ralphs the only chain in the region that gives double credit on coupons.
It" is the Double Wing offense I have been running -- and developing -- since 1990, and I'm as enthusiastic about it now as I was then.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Leading independent in-game advertising provider Double Fusion has stepped up to bat with massively-multiplayer online sports game (MMOSG) publisher Netamin Communication Corporation, to be the exclusive provider of dynamic in- and around-game ads for Ultimate Baseball Online (UBO).
Since the 1950s, when scientists uncovered the molecular structure of DNA, the double helix has symbolized biological phenomena as minute as a fruit-fly's eye and as grandiose as evolution.