n. game played with two players on each side (as in tennis) dou·ble || 'dʌbl n. twofold amount; stunt actor, stand-in; sharp turn v. multiply by two, increase twofold; be multiplied by two; bend, fold; play the part of a double in a play or film adj. composed of two parts or items; twofold; coupled, paired; folded adv. twofold; in pairs, two together

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