Definition of -fold in English:

-fold

suffix

  • Forming adjectives and adverbs from cardinal numbers:
  • 1In an amount multiplied by: threefold
  • 2Consisting of so many parts or facets: twofold

Origin

Old English -fald, -feald; related to fold1.

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Word of the day milord
Pronunciation: mɪˈlɔːd
noun
used to address an English nobleman