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ˈdʌb lidou·bly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. doubly, double, twice(adverb)

    to double the degree

    "she was doubly rewarded"; "his eyes were double bright"

  2. doubly, in two ways(adverb)

    in a twofold manner

    "he was doubly wrong"

Wiktionary

  1. doubly(Adverb)

    In a double manner; twice the severity or degree.

  2. doubly(Adverb)

    in two ways

    Doubly wrong

  3. doubly(Adverb)

    with duplicity

Webster Dictionary

  1. Doubly(adverb)

    in twice the quantity; to twice the degree; as, doubly wise or good; to be doubly sensible of an obligation

  2. Doubly(adverb)

    deceitfully

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How to say doubly in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of doubly in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of doubly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of doubly in a Sentence

  1. Sophocles:

    Who feels no ills, should, therefore, fear them; and when fortune smiles, be doubly cautious, lest destruction come remorseless on him, and he fall unpitied.

  2. William Proxmire:

    Power always has to be kept in check; power exercised in secret, especially under the cloak of national security, is doubly dangerous.

  3. German Nazis:

    We are after all the 'experts' on genocide, so it is doubly important, but in a way, we too are Holocaust deniers, so long as it isn't our Holocaust.

  4. Dag Hammarskjold, newspaper quote of the day:

    A successful lie is doubly a lie; an error which has to be corrected is a heavier burden than the truth.

  5. George Spencer-Brown:

    Unfortunately, we find systems of education today which have departed so far from the plain truth, that they now teach us to be proud of what we know and ashamed of ignorance. This is doubly corrupt. It is corrupt not only because pride is in itself a mortal sin, but also because to teach pride in knowledge is to put up an effective barrier against any advance upon what is already known, since it makes one ashamed to look beyond the bonds imposed by one's ignorance.

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