Übersetzung von “double” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch


adjective uk /ˈdʌb·l/ us /ˈdʌb·əl/

A2 twice the amount, number, or size of something

a double hamburger un doppio hamburger

made to be used by two people

doppio, matrimoniale
a double bed un letto matrimoniale
a double stroller un passeggino doppio
noun uk /ˈdʌb·l/ us /ˈdʌb·əl/

B1 something that is twice the amount, size, strength, etc. of something else:

‘Would you like another whisky?’ ‘Yes. Make it a double (= two standard amounts in one glass).’ “Ti andrebbe un altro whisky?” “Sì. Fallo doppio.”

a person who looks exactly the same as someone else:

Hey, Tony, I met someone at a party last week who was your double. Ehi, Tony, ho incontrato uno a una festa la scorsa settimana che sembrava il tuo ritratto.

a game of tennis or a similar sport between two teams of two people:

mixed doubles doppio misto
Who won the men’s doubles at Wimbledon this year? Chi ha vinto il doppio maschile a Wimbledon quest’anno?
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determiner uk /ˈdʌb·l/ us /ˈdʌb·əl/

B1 twice as much or as many

il doppio
Our new house is double the size of the old one. La nostra casa nuova è il doppio di misura rispetto a quella vecchia.
verb uk / ˈdʌb·l/ us /ˈdʌb·əl/ present participle doubling, past tense and past participle doubled

to increase and become twice the original size or amount, or to make something do this

raddoppiare, raddoppiarsi
Our house has almost doubled in value. Il valore della nostra casa è quasi raddoppiato.

(Übersetzung von “double” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)