Synonyms for doubling


1. doubling, multiplication
usage: increase by a factor of two; "doubling with a computer took no time at all"
2. doubling, double, raise
usage: raising the stakes in a card game by a factor of 2; "I decided his double was a bluff"


1. double, duplicate, multiply, manifold
usage: increase twofold; "The population doubled within 50 years"
2. double, hit
usage: hit a two-base hit
3. double over, double, double up, bend, flex
usage: bend over or curl up, usually with laughter or pain; "He doubled and vomited violently"
4. double, function, work, operate, go, run
usage: do double duty; serve two purposes or have two functions; "She doubles as his wife and secretary"
5. double, bid, call
usage: bridge: make a demand for (a card or suit)
6. duplicate, reduplicate, double, repeat, replicate, reproduce
usage: make or do or perform again; "He could never replicate his brilliant performance of the magic trick"
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