increase by a factor of two
"doubling with a computer took no time at all"
raising the stakes in a card game by a factor of 2
"I decided his double was a bluff"
the act of one that doubles; a making double; reduplication; also, that which is doubled
a turning and winding; as, the doubling of a hunted hare; shift; trick; artifice
the lining of the mantle borne about the shield or escutcheon
the process of redistilling spirits, to improve the strength and flavor
In psychodrama, doubling is a technique where a participant, perhaps asked by the psychodrama director, supplements the role of the protagonist, usually by standing behind them and saying things that the protagonist might want to say or is withholding. In this way one is able to hear things that may reflect what they feel or think. Thereby, the doubling can help provoke abreactive and mental catharsis, insight, and transformation.
The numerical value of doubling in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of doubling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief.
Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief.
And the practice has been, 'We won't trigger the doubling of the mandatory minimum if you plea, but we will if you go to trial,'.
Within the past 12 months, Mdundo's library has been five-doubling and is now including music from more than 12 African countries.
In the next five years a doubling of exports is possible. In 2005, they reached almost 5 billion euros, we want to get back to that in the short term.
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