noun. ['ˈdʌbəl'] a base hit on which the batter stops safely at second base.
- base hit
- two-base hit
- line double
- fat person
- religious person
Words that Rhyme with Double
Example sentences of the word double
Pull the wire down and back to the lower limb to form a double strand of supporting wire.
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
verb. provide with two sheets of glass.
noun. an act of betrayal.
- double cross
verb. ['ˈdʌbəl'] increase twofold.
adjective. ['ˈdʌbəl'] consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs.
- nonreligious person
- bad guy
adjective. ['ˈdʌbəl'] having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities; public preaching and private influence"- R.W.Emerson.
- good guy
adjective. ['ˈdʌbəl'] twice as great or many.
- unemotional person
verb. ['ˈdʌbəl'] hit a two-base hit.
verb. ['ˈdʌbəl'] do double duty; serve two purposes or have two functions.
- low relief
- high relief
verb. ['ˈdʌbəl'] bend over or curl up, usually with laughter or pain.
- double over
- double up
- natural object