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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “double”

double

adverb
 
 
/ˈdʌb.l̩/
in two parts or layers
双份地;双层地
Fold the blanket double (= so that it is in two layers) and then you won't be cold.
把毯子叠成两层,这样你就不会冷了。
They were bent double (= Their heads and shoulders were bent far forward and down) from decades of labour in the fields.
由于长年在地里劳作,他们的腰都给累弯了。
Single, double and multiple
see double US to have a problem with your eyes so that you see two of everything, usually because you are drunk or ill
(通常指因醉酒或疾病导致视力)出现重影
I started seeing double, then I fainted.
我的眼前开始出现重影,然后就晕了过去。
Eyesight, glasses and lensesUsing the eyesThe eye and surrounding areaOptics, microscopy and lasers
(Definition of double adverb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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