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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"


  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)


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  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. Douglas Adams:

    Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.

  2. Douglas Noel Adams:

    Time is an illusion, lunchtime doubly so.

  3. Publilius Syrus:

    He doubly benefits the needy who gives quickly.

  4. William Carleton:

    Careful with fire" is good advice we know."Careful with words" is ten times doubly so.

  5. 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.

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