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double-dip

verb [I] uk   us   /ˌdʌb.l̩ˈdɪp/ US
to receive money from two places at the same time, sometimes in a way that is not legal

double-dip

adjective [before noun] uk   us   /ˌdʌb.l̩ˈdɪp/
used for describing a period of time during which economic activity gets weaker, increases a little, and then gets weaker again: a double-dip recession
Translations of “double-dip”
in Chinese (Traditional) 同時賺兩份錢(常指從事非法活動)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 同时赚两份钱(常指从事非法活动)…
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