Definition of sixfold in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈsɪksfəʊld


  • 1Six times as great or as numerous: a sixfold increase in their overheads
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    • Foreign investment in the region has increased sixfold since 2001, according to the region's Economy Ministry.
    • How were we supposed to increase the revenue another sixfold?
    • That number had increased more than sixfold by 1998 and nearly doubled again by 2000.
  • 1.1Having six parts or elements: a sixfold plan of action


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  • By six times; to six times the number or amount: coal prices have risen sixfold

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