Definitions for multiplyˈmʌl təˌplaɪ
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word multiply
combine by multiplication
"multiply 10 by 15"
combine or increase by multiplication
"He managed to multiply his profits"
have young (animals) or reproduce (organisms)
"pandas rarely breed in captivity"; "These bacteria reproduce"
reproduce, procreate, multiply(adverb)
have offspring or produce more individuals of a given animal or plant
"The Bible tells people to procreate"
in several ways; in a multiple manner
"they were multiply checked for errors"
to increase in number; to make more numerous; to add quantity to
to add (any given number or quantity) to itself a certain number of times; to find the product of by multiplication; thus 7 multiplied by 8 produces the number 56; to multiply two numbers. See the Note under Multiplication
to increase (the amount of gold or silver) by the arts of alchemy
to become greater in number; to become numerous
to increase in extent and influence; to spread
to increase amount of gold or silver by the arts of alchemy
Origin: [F. multiplier, L. multiplicare, fr. multiplex manifold. See Multitude, Complex.]
Multiply is an album by Jamie Lidell on Warp Records. Unusually for Warp, which for many years released mainly electronic music, the album has much in common with soul and funk music.
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Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
As the number of intelligence community lawyers multiply here.
Will your child learn to multiply before she learns to subtract
What people call insincerity is simply a method by which we can multiply our personalities.
We need to create political decision makers. It isn't by multiplying posts that you multiply democracy.
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Translations for multiply
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- znásobit, násobit, vynásobitCzech
- lisääntyä, kertoaFinnish
- multiplier, [[faire]] [[la]] [[multiplication]]French
- sokszorosít, megsokszorozódik, szaporítHungarian
- ngaringari, whakareaMāori
- gange, multiplisereNorwegian
- multiplisere, gangeNorwegian Nynorsk
- mnożyć, mnożyć się, pomnażać, mnożyć sięPolish
- mopliyî, si mopliyîWalloon
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