quartet, quartette, quadruplet, quadruple(noun)
a set of four similar things considered as a unit
a quantity that is four times as great as another
quadruple, quadruplicate, quadruplex, fourfold, four-fold(adj)
having four units or components
"quadruple rhythm has four beats per measure"; "quadruplex wire"
quadruple, fourfold, four-fold(verb)
four times as great or many
"a fourfold increase in the dosage"
"His stock earning quadrupled"
To multiply something by four times.
Our profits quadrupled when we made the improvements.
Being four times as long, as big or as many of something.
He's quite an athlete and can do quadruple jumps with ease.
fourfold; as, to make quadruple restitution; a quadruple alliance
four times the sum or number; a fourfold amount; as, to receive to quadruple of the amount in damages
to multiply by four; to increase fourfold; to double; to double twice
to be multiplied by four; to increase fourfold; to become four times as much
Origin: [L. quadruplus, from quattuor four: cf. F. quadruple. See Quadrate, and cf. Double.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kwod′rōō-pl, adj. fourfold.—n. four times the quantity or number.—v.t. to increase fourfold.—v.i. to become four times as many.—n. Quad′ruplet, any combination of four things—also Quart′et: one of four born at a birth.—adj. Quad′ruplex, fourfold, esp. of a telegraphic system capable of sending four messages, two in each direction, simultaneously over one wire.—n. an instrument of this kind.—v.t. to arrange for quadruplex transmission.—adj. Quadru′plicate, fourfold.—n. one of four corresponding things.—v.t. to make fourfold.—ns. Quadruplicā′tion; Quadru′plicāture; Quadruplic′ity.—adv. Quad′ruply, in a fourfold manner.—Quadruple Alliance, a league formed in 1718 between England, France, Austria, and Holland to counteract the ambitious schemes of Alberoni. [Fr.,—L. quadruplus—quatuor, four.]
The numerical value of quadruple in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of quadruple in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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- quàdrupleCatalan, Valencian
- Vierfach, vervierfachenGerman
- cuádruple, cuadruplicarSpanish
- چهار برابرPersian
- nelinkertainen, nelinkertaistaaFinnish
- quadruple, quadruplicarInterlingua
- quadruplo, quadruplicare, quadrupliceItalian
- verviervoudigen, viervoudDutch
- kvadruppelt, firedoble, kvadruple, firedobbeltNorwegian
- четверно́й, учетверятьRussian
- fyrdubbel, fyrfaldig, kvadrupelSwedish
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