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1. double

noun. ['ˈdʌbəl'] a base hit on which the batter stops safely at second base.

Synonyms

  • two-baser
  • base hit
  • two-base hit
  • line double
  • two-bagger
  • safety

Antonyms

  • juvenile
  • fat person
  • pessimist
  • religious person

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Words that Rhyme with Double

  • trouble
  • stubble
  • rubble
  • hubble
  • hubbell
  • bubble

Example sentences of the word double


1. Adjective
Pull the wire down and back to the lower limb to form a double strand of supporting wire.

2. Adverb
Homeowners often double this by adding a single-pane storm window.

Quotes containing the word double


1. Art has a double visage: it looks before and after. Romance is its forward-looking face. The germ of growth is in romanticism. Formalism, on the other hand, consolidates tradition; gleans what has been gained and makes it facile to the hand or the mind; economizes the energy of genius.
- George Edward Woodberry

2. The one thing I don't consume during 'Today' - which surprises many people - is coffee. I find that a lot of water helps wake me up, without the buzz. I love coffee, but usually reserve a double espresso as an afternoon pick-me-up before settling in to do the weekend 'Nightly News.'
- Lester Holt

3. I think the humor of double puns is incredible.
- Richard Lederer

2. double-glaze

verb. provide with two sheets of glass.

Synonyms

  • glass

Antonyms

  • stay

3. double-crossing

noun. an act of betrayal.

Synonyms

  • treachery
  • treason
  • double cross
  • betrayal

4. double

verb. ['ˈdʌbəl'] increase twofold.

Synonyms

  • manifold
  • multiply
  • geminate
  • duplicate

Antonyms

  • shared
  • impersonal
  • disapproval
  • natural

5. double

adjective. ['ˈdʌbəl'] consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs.

Synonyms

  • multiple
  • duple

Antonyms

  • nonreligious person
  • follower
  • bad guy

6. double

adjective. ['ˈdʌbəl'] having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities; public preaching and private influence"- R.W.Emerson.

Synonyms

  • multiple
  • treble
  • twofold
  • two-fold
  • dual
  • threefold

Antonyms

  • partisan
  • leader
  • member
  • good guy

7. double

adjective. ['ˈdʌbəl'] twice as great or many.

Synonyms

  • twofold
  • two-fold
  • doubled

Antonyms

  • unemotional person
  • worker
  • extrovert
  • debtor

8. double

verb. ['ˈdʌbəl'] hit a two-base hit.

Antonyms

  • compression

9. double

verb. ['ˈdʌbəl'] do double duty; serve two purposes or have two functions.

Synonyms

  • operate
  • work
  • go
  • function

Antonyms

  • increase
  • low relief
  • high relief
  • embarrassment

10. double

verb. ['ˈdʌbəl'] bend over or curl up, usually with laughter or pain.

Synonyms

  • double over
  • double up
  • flex

Antonyms

  • mismatched
  • natural object
  • different
  • insecurity
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