What does quintuple mean?

Definitions for quintuplekwɪnˈtu pəl, -ˈtyu-, -ˈtʌp əl, ˈkwɪn tʊ pəl, -tyʊ-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word quintuple.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. quintet, quintette, quintuplet, quintuple(adj)

    a set of five similar things considered as a unit

  2. quintuple, fivefold, five-fold(verb)

    having five units or components

  3. quintuple(verb)

    increase fivefold

    "The population of China quintupled"


  1. quintuple(Noun)

    a fivefold amount

  2. quintuple(Verb)

    to multiply something (or be multiplied) by five

  3. quintuple(Adjective)

    having five parts or members

  4. quintuple(Adjective)

    five times as much

  5. Origin: From quintuple.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quintuple(adj)

    multiplied by five; increased to five times the amount; fivefold

  2. Quintuple(verb)

    to make fivefold, or five times as much or many

  3. Origin: [L. quintus fifth: cf. F. quintuple, L. quintuplex. Cf. Quadruple.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Quintuple

    kwin′tū-pl, adj. fivefold: (mus.) having five crotchets in a bar.—v.t. to make or to increase fivefold.—ns. Quin′tūplet, a set of five things: (pl.) five young at a birth: (mus.) same as Quintole; Quintū′plicāte, consisting of five: one of five exactly corresponding things.—v.t. to make or to increase a set of fivefold.—n. Quintuplicā′tion. [Fr.,—L. quintuplexquintus, fifth, plicāre, to fold.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quintuple in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quintuple in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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