Fourfold - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfɔːrfoʊld|  American pronunciation of the word fourfold
Brit.  |ˈfɔːfəʊld|  British pronunciation of the word fourfold

adverb

- by a factor of four

adjective

- four times as great or many(syn: four-fold, quadruple)
- having four units or components (syn: four-fold, quadruple, quadruplex, quadruplicate)

Examples

There has been a fourfold increase in membership this year.

Profits rose fourfold.

the price of gasoline has increased fourfold over the past two years

a fourfold increase in the dosage

He acted illegitimately when he increased the rent fourfold

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