twice as large, heavy, strong, etc.; twofold in size, amount, number, extent, etc.: a double portion; a new house double the size of the old one.
composed of two like parts or members; twofold in form; paired: double doors; a double sink.
of, pertaining to, or suitable for two persons: a double room.
twofold in character, meaning, or conduct; dual or ambiguous: a double interpretation.
deceitful; hypocritical; insincere.
(of musical instruments) producing a tone an octave lower than the notes indicate.
duple, as time or rhythm.
folded in two; having one half folded over the other.
(of a bed or bedclothes) full-size: a double blanket.
[Bot.](of flowers) having many more than the normal number of petals: double petunias; double hollyhocks.
anything that is twofold in size or amount or twice the usual size, quantity, strength, etc.
a duplicate or counterpart; something exactly or closely resembling another: This dress is the double of that. He is the double of his cousin.
Also called double room. a type of hotel accommodation with two beds, or sometimes a double bed, for occupancy by two persons. Cf. twin (def. 4).
a fold or plait.
an alcoholic drink containing twice the usual amount of alcohol.
a sudden backward turn or bend, as of a fox on the run in fox hunting; reversal.
a trick or artifice, as of argument in a formal debate.
a substitute actor or singer ready to take another's place; understudy.
[Motion Pictures, Television.]a substitute who performs feats or actions too hazardous or difficult for a star.
[Baseball.]See two-base hit.
doubles, (used with a sing. v.) a game or match in which there are two players on each side, as in tennis.
(in bridge or other card games)
a challenge by an opponent that the declarer cannot fulfill the designated contract, increasing the points to be won or lost.
a hand that warrants such a challenge.
[Bridge.]a conventional bid informing one's partner that a player's hand is of a certain strength.
[Bowling.]two strikes in succession: He needed a double in the tenth frame to win.
See daily double.
any of certain feasts in the Roman Catholic Church, marked by a doubled antiphon and taking precedence over lesser feasts.
[Music. Rare.]a variation.
a former coin of France, the sixth part of a sol, issued in silver in the 14th century, later made of copper.
at the double, [Brit. Informal.]on the double.
on the double, [Informal.]
without delay; rapidly: The fire engines came on the double.
in double time, as marching troops.
to make double or twice as great; to add an equal amount to: The baby doubled its weight in a year.
to bend or fold with or as with one part over another (often fol. by over, up, back, etc.): Double the edge over before sewing.
to clench: He doubled his fists.
to be or have twice as much as: Income doubled expenditure.
to sail around (a projecting area of land): to double Cape Horn.
to add a new layer of planking or ceiling to (an old wooden hull).
to pair; couple: The players were doubled for the tournament.
[Music.]to reduplicate by means of a tone in another part, either at the unison or at an octave above or below.
(in bridge and other card games)
to challenge (the bid of an opponent) by making a call that increases the value of tricks to be won or lost.
to challenge the bid of (an opponent): He doubled me into game.
to cause the advance of (a base runner) by a two-base hit: He doubled him to third.
to cause (a run) to be scored by a two-base hit (often fol. by in): He doubled in the winning run.
to put out (a base runner) as the second out of a double play (often fol. by up).
to become double: My money doubled in three years.
to bend or fold (often fol. by up or over): to double over with pain.
to turn back on a course or reverse direction (often fol. by back): He doubled back by another road and surprised us.
[Mil.]to march at the double-time pace.
to serve in two capacities or in an additional capacity: She doubles as producer and director.
to act as a double in a play, motion picture, or the like.
[Music.]to play an instrument besides one's regular instrument (usually followed by on): The saxophonist doubles on drums.
(in bridge and other card games) to double the bid of an opponent.
[Baseball.]to make a two-base hit.
double in brass, [Informal.]to serve in two capacities; be able to do work different from one's own: It is a small firm, and everyone doubles in brass when emergencies arise.
double or nothing, a bet having as its outcome either the doubling of a previous loss or debt or the canceling of that loss or debt. Also, double or quits.
to share quarters planned for only one person or family: Because of the room shortage, we had to double up.
to bend over, as from pain: He doubled up in agony.
to twice the amount, number, extent, etc.; twofold; doubly.
two together: There are only a few beds, so some of the children will have to sleep double for the night.
dou′ble•ness, n. dou′bler, n.
(van′i tē),USA pronunciation n., pl. -ties, adj. n.
excessive pride in one's appearance, qualities, abilities, achievements, etc.; character or quality of being vain; conceit: Failure to be elected was a great blow to his vanity.
an instance or display of this quality or feeling.
something about which one is vain.
lack of real value; hollowness; worthlessness: the vanity of a selfish life.
something worthless, trivial, or pointless.
See vanity case.
See dressing table.
a wide, counterlike shelf containing a wash basin, as in the bathroom of a hotel or residence, often equipped with shelves, drawers, etc., underneath.
a cabinet built below or around a bathroom sink, primarily to hide exposed pipes.
compact1 (def. 13).
produced as a showcase for one's own talents, esp. as a writer, actor, singer, or composer: a vanity production.
of, pertaining to, or issued by a vanity press: a spate of vanity books.
base1(bās),USA pronunciation n., adj., v., based, bas•ing. n.
the bottom support of anything; that on which a thing stands or rests: a metal base for the table.
a fundamental principle or groundwork; foundation; basis: the base of needed reforms.
the bottom layer or coating, as of makeup or paint.
the distinctively treated portion of a column or pier below the shaft or shafts. See diag. under column.
the distinctively treated lowermost portion of any construction, as a monument, exterior wall, etc.
the part of an organ nearest its point of attachment.
the point of attachment.
the principal element or ingredient of anything, considered as its fundamental part: face cream with a lanolin base; paint with a lead base.
that from which a commencement, as of action or reckoning, is made; a starting point or point of departure.
any of the four corners of the diamond, esp. first, second, or third base. Cf. home plate.
a square canvas sack containing sawdust or some other light material, for marking first, second, or third base.
a starting line or point for runners, racing cars, etc.
(in hockey and other games) the goal.
a fortified or more or less protected area or place from which the operations of an army or an air force proceed.
a supply installation for a large military force.
[Geom.]the line or surface forming the part of a figure that is most nearly horizontal or on which it is supposed to stand.
the number that serves as a starting point for a logarithmic or other numerical system.
a collection of subsets of a topological space having the property that every open set in the given topology can be written as the union of sets of the collection.
a collection of neighborhoods of a point such that every neighborhood of the point contains one from the collection.
a collection of sets of a given filter such that every set in the filter is contained in some set in the collection.
Also called base line. See under triangulation (def. 1).
vehicle (def. 10).
Also called carrier. inert matter, used in the preparation of lakes, onto which a coloring compound is precipitated.
[Photog.]a thin, flexible layer of cellulose triacetate or similar material that holds the light-sensitive film emulsion and other coatings, esp. on motion-picture film.
a compound that reacts with an acid to form a salt, as ammonia, calcium hydroxide, or certain nitrogen-containing organic compounds.
the hydroxide of a metal or of an electropositive element or group.
a group or molecule that takes up or accepts protons.
a molecule or ion containing an atom with a free pair of electrons that can be donated to an acid; an electron-pair donor.
any of the purine and pyrimidine compounds found in nucleic acids: the purines adenine and guanine and the pyrimidines cytosine, thymine, and uracil.
the part of a complex word, consisting of one or more morphemes, to which derivational or inflectional affixes may be added, as want in unwanted or biolog- in biological. Cf. root1 (def. 11), stem1 (def. 16).
the component of a generative grammar containing the lexicon and phrase-structure rules that generate the deep structure of sentences.
an electrode or terminal on a transistor other than the emitter or collector electrodes or terminals.
the part of an incandescent lamp or electron tube that includes the terminals for making electrical connection to a circuit or power supply.
the level at which a security ceases a decline in price.
the lower part of an escutcheon.
bases, [Armor.]a tonlet formed of two shaped steel plates assembled side by side.
pavilion (def. 6).
get to first base. See first base (def. 2).
in base, in the lower part of an escutcheon.
[Baseball.]not touching a base: The pitcher caught him off base and, after a quick throw, he was put out by the second baseman.
[Informal.]badly mistaken: The police were way off base when they tried to accuse her of the theft.
on base, [Baseball.]having reached a base or bases: Two men are on base.
touch base with, to make contact with: They've touched base with every political group on campus.
serving as or forming a base: The walls will need a base coat and two finishing coats.
to make or form a base or foundation for.
to establish, as a fact or conclusion (usually fol. by on or upon): He based his assumption of her guilt on the fact that she had no alibi.
to place or establish on a base or basis; ground; found (usually fol. by on or upon): Our plan is based on a rising economy.
to station, place, or situate (usually fol. by at or on): He is based at Fort Benning. The squadron is based on a carrier.
to have a basis; be based (usually fol. by on or upon): Fluctuating prices usually base on a fickle public's demand.
to have or maintain a base: I believe they had based on Greenland at one time.
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