Meaning of “double-space” in the English Dictionary

"double-space" in British English

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double-spaceverb [ T ]

uk /ˌdʌb.əlˈspeɪs/ us /ˌdʌb.əlˈspeɪs/

If you double-space lines of text written on a computer, you put an empty line between each line of writing.

noun [ U ] uk /ˌdʌb.əlˈspeɪ.sɪŋ/ us /ˌdʌb.əlˈspeɪ.sɪŋ/
adjective /ˌdʌb.əlˈspeɪst/ /ˌdʌb.əlˈspeɪst/

(Definition of “double-space” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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