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English definition of “double”

double

adjective     /ˈdʌb.l̩/
A2 twice the size, amount, price, etc., or consisting of two similar things together: I ordered a double espresso (= two standard amounts in one cup). Go through the double doors and turn left. The word 'cool' has a double 'o' in the middle. Everything he says has a double meaning (= has two possible meanings). This painkiller is double strength (= has twice the normal amount of medicine).UK Sabiha's phone number is double three, one, five, double seven (= 331577).Single, double and multiple A double flower or plant is a flower with more than the usual number of petals: a double primroseFlowers - general wordsFlowers and flowering plants
(Definition of double adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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