adverb. ['ˈdʌbli'] to double the degree.
Words that Rhyme with Doubly
Example sentences of the word doubly
Epidote crystals are black, doubly terminate and can be as long as six inches.
2. Noun, singular or mass
A dirge for her the doubly dead in that she died so young."
Quotes containing the word doubly
1. Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
- Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
2. The truth is always an abyss. One must — as in a swimming pool — dare to dive from the quivering springboard of trivial everyday experience and sink into the depths, in order to later rise again — laughing and fighting for breath — to the now doubly illuminated surface of things.
- Franz Kafka
3. Lolita is famous, not I. I am an obscure, doubly obscure, novelist with an unpronounceable name.
- Vladimir Nabokov
adverb. ['ˈdʌbli'] in a twofold manner.