Definition Double

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Definition

a double: a quantity equal to two standard amounts; a clone
noun
I'll take a double whisky. I want two measures of whisky in the glass. I've had a bad day!
Is that your double? He looks exactly the same as you!

to double: to multiply by two
verb
Your prices have doubled in the last year! Things are twice as expensive as they used to be.

Pronunciation examples
UK: Is that your double?
US: I'll take a double whisky please, on the rocks.

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