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"double up" in British English

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double up

phrasal verb with double uk   us   /ˈdʌb.l̩/ verb [I or T]
(Definition of double up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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double up

phrasal verb with double  us   /ˈdʌb·əl/ verb [I/T]
to ​share something, esp. a ​room, with someone ​else: The two ​boys will have to double up in the ​frontbedroom.
(Definition of double up from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “double up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 与他人共享(尤指房间)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 與他人共用(尤指房間)…
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