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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - 4 times as great or many; Having 4 units or components adv. - By a factor of 4.

Usage examples (38)
  • A fourfold increase in the dosage
  • The price of gasoline has increased fourfold over the past two years
  • To see things in fourfold is to open up an infinite world of possibilities.
  • Sometimes indeed their young warriors closed in with us, and were as often vanquished; but they never failed to repay us fourfold from a safe distance. for more
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