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double-dyed Syllabification: dou·ble-dyed
Pronunciation: /ˌdəbəlˈdīd/

Definition of double-dyed in English:


1(Of an item of clothing) dyed twice in order to give a very deep color.
Example sentences
  • Create a double-dyed dress and see different color combinations come to life.
1.1(Of a person) thoroughly imbued with a particular quality: a double-dyed liberal
More example sentences
  • The dead may not be able to harass you with writs, but are you entitled to portray them as double-dyed villains, despite the fact that they can't hire a lawyer?
  • The man is a double-dyed dastard.
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