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Meaning of word double from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

double   noun

Meaning : A base hit on which the batter stops safely at second base.

Example : He hit a double to deep centerfield.

Synonyms : two-bagger, two-base hit, two-baser

Meaning : A stand-in for movie stars to perform dangerous stunts.

Example : His first job in Hollywood was as a double for Clark Gable.

Synonyms : stunt man, stunt woman

Meaning : Someone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an actor).

Example : He could be Gingrich's double.
She's the very image of her mother.

Synonyms : image, look-alike

Meaning : A quantity that is twice as great as another.

Example : 36 is the double of 18.

किसी वस्तु आदि की मात्रा से उतनी और अधिक मात्रा जितनी की वह हो।

दो का दुगुना चार होता है।
दुगना, दुगुना, दूना, दोगुना

Meaning : Raising the stakes in a card game by a factor of 2.

Example : I decided his double was a bluff.

Synonyms : doubling

double   adjective

Meaning : Having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities.

Example : A double (or dual) role for an actor.
The office of a clergyman is twofold; public preaching and private influence.
Every episode has its double and treble meaning.

Synonyms : dual, three-fold, threefold, treble, two-fold, twofold

Meaning : Consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs.

Example : An egg with a double yolk.
A double (binary) star.
Double doors.
Dual controls for pilot and copilot.
Duple (or double) time consists of two (or a multiple of two) beats to a measure.

Synonyms : dual, duple

जिसमें दो पल्ले, परतें या तहें हो।

दीवार पर रंगों की दुहरी परत चढ़ाई गई है।
दुहरा, दोहरा, द्विक

Meaning : Twice as great or many.

Example : Ate a double portion.
The dose is doubled.
A twofold increase.

Synonyms : doubled, two-fold, twofold

जितना हो उससे उतना और अधिक।

यह दुकानदार कुछ सामानों को दुगुने दामों पर बेच रहा है।
डबल, दुगना, दुगुना, दूना, दोगुना, दोहरा, द्विगुण, द्विगुणित

मोटा-ताज़ा (शरीर)।

रमा दुहरी देह की एक प्रौढ़ महिला है।
दुहरा, दोहरा

Meaning : Used of flowers having more than the usual number of petals in crowded or overlapping arrangements.

Example : Double chrysanthemums have many rows of petals and are usually spherical or hemispherical.

Used of flowers having usually only one row or whorl of petals.

Single chrysanthemums resemble daisies and may have more than one row of petals.

Meaning : Used of homologous chromosomes associated in pairs in synapsis.

Synonyms : bivalent

Used of the association of three or more homologous chromosomes during the first division of meiosis.


Used of a chromosome that is not paired or united with its homologous chromosome during synapsis.

A univalent chromosome.

Meaning : Large enough for two.

Example : A double bed.
A double room.

Meaning : Having two meanings with intent to deceive.

Example : A sly double meaning.
Spoke with forked tongue.

Synonyms : forked

double   verb

Meaning : Increase twofold.

Example : The population doubled within 50 years.

Synonyms : duplicate

Meaning : Hit a two-base hit.

Meaning : Bend over or curl up, usually with laughter or pain.

Example : He doubled and vomited violently.

Synonyms : double over, double up

Meaning : Do double duty. Serve two purposes or have two functions.

Example : She doubles as his wife and secretary.

Meaning : Bridge: make a demand for (a card or suit).

Meaning : Make or do or perform again.

Example : He could never replicate his brilliant performance of the magic trick.

Synonyms : duplicate, reduplicate, repeat, replicate

double   adverb

Meaning : Downward and forward.

Example : He was bent double with pain.

Meaning : Two together.

Example : Some people sleep better double.

Meaning : To double the degree.

Example : She was doubly rewarded.
His eyes were double bright.

Synonyms : doubly, twice

जितना हो उतना और।

पिछले कुछ सालों में मेरे गाँव में बेरोजगारी दुगुनी बढ़ी है।
दुगना, दुगुना, दूना, दोगुना, दोहरा, द्विगुण, द्विगुणित


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