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double
British English: /ˈdʌb(ə)l/
American English: /ˈdəb(ə)l/

Translation of double in Arabic:

adjective/صفة

  • 1
    (twice as much) (portion, dose)
    ضِعْف (plural: أَضْعاف)
  • 2
    (when spelling, giving numbers)
    مُكَرَّر
    Anne is spelled with a double ‘n’

    تُكْتَبُ آنْ بِحَرْفِ ’n‘ مُكَرَّرٍ
    two double four (244)

    اثْنانِ أَرْبَعة أَرْبَعة
    inflation reached double figures

    بَلَغَ التَضَخُّمُ أَرْقاماً من خانَتَيْنِ
  • 3
    (dual) (purpose, advantage)
    مُزْدَوِج
    to lead a double life

    عاشَ حَياةً مُزْدَوِجةً

adverb/ظرف

  • 1
    (twice as much) (to pay, charge, cost)
    الضِعْفَ
  • 2
    (in two) (to fold)
    بِشَكْلٍ مُزْدَوِجٍ
    he was bent double with laughter

    تَمايَلَ من شِدّةِ الضَحِكِ
    to see double

    رَأى الأَشْياءَ مُزْدَوِجةً

noun/اسم

  • 1
    also: double room

    غُرْفة مُزْدَوِجة
  • 2
    (drink) (مَشْروب كُحوليّ بِجُرْعَتَيْنِ)
  • 5
    (two victories, titles)
    فَوْز مُزْدَوِج

also: doubles plural noun/جمع

  • (in tennis)
    زَوْجيّ
    the mixed/ladies' doubles

    الزَوْجيّ المُخْتَلِط \ زَوْجيّ السَيِّداتِ

transitive verb/فعل متعد

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • 2 (in films) to double for somebody

    قامَ بِدَوْرِ الدوبْلير لِشَخْصٍ
  • 3
    (to have two roles) (اُسْتُخْدِمَ لِغَرَضٍ آخَرَ)
    her bedroom doubles as an office

    تُسْتَخْدَمُ غُرْفةُ نَوْمِها كَمَكْتَبٍ أَيْضاً

Phrasal verbs

double back

(walkers, vehicle)
عادَ أَدْراجَهُ
the river doubles back on itself
(يَعودُ النَهْرُ إلى مَسارِهِ الأَصْليِّ في حَرَكةٍ دائِريّةٍ)

double up

1
(to bend one's body)
تَقَوَّسَ
to double up in pain/with laughter

تَقَوَّسَ من الأَلَمِ \ الضَحِكِ
2
(in hotels)
تَقاسَمَ غُرْفةً

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