Definition of "quadruples" []

  • To multiply by four or increase fourfold (verb)
  • Four times as much or as many; fourfold (adjective)
  • Consisting of four parts (adjective)
  • A quantity or number four times as great as another (noun)
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of quadruple. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "quadruples" in a sentence
  • "But you may be very sorry when the price of your Amtrak ticket quadruples after public subsidies are taken away."
  • "Immigrating from the Third World roughly quadruples the carbon footprint of the average immigrant and his descendants."
  • "You'll know it's ready when the marshmallow quadruples in size and starts to brown--just like over a campfire, but without the smoky flavor, alas."
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