Translation of "double" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adverb uk us /ˈdʌb.l̩/

in two parts or layers

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。
see double US

to have a problem with your eyes so that you see two of everything, usually because you are drunk or ill

I started seeing double, then I fainted. 我的眼前开始出现重影,然后就晕了过去。

(Translation of “double adverb” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)