HyperDic: quintuple

English > 3 senses of the word quintuple:
VERBchangequintupleincrease / increase fivefold
ADJECTIVEallquintuple, fivefold, five-foldhaving five units or components
NOUNgroupquintuple, quintet, quintette, quintupleta set of five similar things considered as a unit
quintuple > pronunciation
Soundskwih'ntuwpahl; kwih.ntah'pahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > quintuple: 3 senses > adjective 1
MeaningHaving five units or components.
Synonymsfivefold, five-fold
BroadermultipleHaving or involving or consisting of more than one part or entity or individual
Spanishquintuple, quíntuple, quíntuplo
Catalanquintuple, quíntuple
English > quintuple: 3 senses > noun 1, group
MeaningA set of five similar things considered as a unit.
Synonymsquintet, quintette, quintuplet
BroadersetA group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used
English > quintuple: 3 senses > verb 1, change
Meaningincrease / increase fivefold.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"The population of China quintupled"
Broadermultiply, manifoldcombine or increase / increase by multiplication
Nounsquintuplingincreasing by a factor of five

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