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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Increasing by a factor of five.

Usage examples (33)
  • That's essentially quintupling the money we spent on this.
  • Bear's shareholders managed to secure an impressive quintupling of the offer.
  • Reich proposed quintupling the current fines to deter wrongful employer conduct.
  • Because nobody was losing staggering amounts of money, (if you overlook the quintupling of the national debt), till now. for more
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