double up
intransitive verb Date: 1789 to share accommodations designed for one

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  • double up — bend over or curl up, typically with pain or mirth. → dotty about double up share a room. → dotty about double up use the winnings from a bet as the stake for another bet. → dotty about …   English new terms dictionary

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  • double up — (with (someone)) to share a room or or living situation with others. The two boys will have to double up in the front bedroom …   New idioms dictionary

  • double up — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms double up : present tense I/you/we/they double up he/she/it doubles up present participle doubling up past tense doubled up past participle doubled up if two people double up, they share something,… …   English dictionary

  • double up — v. 1) (D; intr.) ( to share living accommodations ) to double up with 2) (misc.) to double up in pain * * * [ dʌbl ʌp] (D; intr.) ( to share living accommodations ) to double up with (misc.) to double up in pain …   Combinatory dictionary

  • double up — PHR V ERG If something doubles you up, or if you double up, you bend your body quickly or violently, for example because you are laughing a lot or because you are feeling a lot of pain. [V n P] ...a savage blow in the crutch which doubled him up …   English dictionary

  • double up — verb a) To double the quantity, amount or duration of something Im going to double up my enlistment. b) To double ones amount of chips by winning an all in pot. It is well, then that we should be frank, said the other. We both think more than we… …   Wiktionary

  • double up — {v.} 1. To bend far over forward. * /Jim was hit by the baseball and doubled up with pain./ 2. To share a room, bed, or home with another. * /When relatives came for a visit, Ann had to double up with her sister./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • double up — {v.} 1. To bend far over forward. * /Jim was hit by the baseball and doubled up with pain./ 2. To share a room, bed, or home with another. * /When relatives came for a visit, Ann had to double up with her sister./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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