HyperDic: double_up

English > 3 senses of the expression double up:
VERBmotiondouble up, double over, doublebend over or curl up, usually with laughter or pain
possessiondouble upshare a room or a bed designed for only one person
competitiondouble up, parlaystake winnings from one bet on a subsequent wager
English > double up: 3 senses > verb 1, motion
MeaningBend over or curl up, usually with laughter or pain.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymsdouble over, double
Broaderbend, flexform a curve
Spanishdoblarse sobre sí, doblar, retorcerse
Catalandoblegar-se
English > double up: 3 senses > verb 2, possession
MeaningShare a room or a bed designed for only one person.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
BroadershareUse jointly or in common
English > double up: 3 senses > verb 3, competition
Meaningstake winnings from one bet on a subsequent wager.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s on something
Synonymparlay
Broaderbet on, back, gage, stake, game, puntplace a bet on
See alsodoubleincrease / increase twofold
Spanishapostar, doblar la apuesta, doblar

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