A base hit on which the batter stops safely at second base (synset 100133576)
"he hit a double to deep centerfield"hypernym: base hit, safety - (baseball) the successful act of striking a baseball in such a way that the batter reaches base safely
A stand-in for movie stars to perform dangerous stunts (synset 110686285)
"his first job in Hollywood was as a double for Clark Gable"hypernym: backup, backup man, fill-in, relief, reliever, stand-in, substitute - someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)
Someone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an actor) (synset 110046971)
"he could be Gingrich's double"; "she's the very image of her mother"
A quantity that is twice as great as another (synset 105868784)
"36 is the double of 18"hypernym: multiple - the product of a quantity by an integer
Raising the stakes in a card game by a factor of 2 (synset 100805055)
"I decided his double was a bluff"hypernym: raise - increasing the size of a bet (as in poker)synonym: doubling
Downward and forward (synset 400323299)
"he was bent double with pain"
Two together (synset 400323217)
"some people sleep better double"
To double the degree (synset 400083743)
"she was doubly rewarded"; "his eyes were double bright"
Having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities (synset 302225486)
"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"
Consisting of or involving two parts or components usually in pairs (synset 302225139)
"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"
Twice as great or many (synset 302224928)
"ate a double portion"; "the dose is doubled"; "a twofold increase"
Used of flowers having more than the usual number of petals in crowded or overlapping arrangements (synset 302228166)
"double chrysanthemums have many rows of petals and are usually spherical or hemispherical"
Used of homologous chromosomes associated in pairs in synapsis (synset 301550993)
attribute: valence, valency - (biology) a relative capacity to unite or react or interact as with antigens or a biological substratedomain category: genetic science, genetics - the branch of biology that studies heredity and variation in organismssynonym: bivalent
Large enough for two (synset 301388083)
"a double bed"; "a double room"
Having two meanings with intent to deceive (synset 300899319)
"a sly double meaning"; "spoke with forked tongue"similar: ambiguous, equivocal - open to two or more interpretations; or of uncertain nature or significance; or (often) intended to misleadsynonym: forked
Increase twofold (synset 200247103)
"The population doubled within 50 years"synonym: duplicate
Hit a two-base hit (synset 201412177)
domain category: ball, baseball, baseball game - a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runshypernym: hit - cause to move by striking
Bend over or curl up, usually with laughter or pain (synset 202067237)
"He doubled and vomited violently"
Do double duty;
Serve two purposes or have two functions (synset 201528293)"She doubles as his wife and secretary"
- Bridge: make a demand for (a card or suit) (synset 202305386)
Make or do or perform again (synset 201738383)
"He could never replicate his brilliant performance of the magic trick"hypernym: reproduce - make a copy or equivalent ofhyponym:
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