manyfold
adverb Date: 14th century by many times <
aid to research has increased manyfold
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • manyfold — 1. adverb /ˈmænɪˌfold/ By many times. 1800 The dramatic narrative of the close of Wolseys life becomes manyfold more impressive from being told to the discrowned Queen Catherine Lectures on English History and Tragic Poetry, as Illustrated by… …   Wiktionary

  • manyfold — I. ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: by alteration : manifold took the form of manyfold reparation, of penal and exemplary damages Frederick Pollock & F.W.Maitland II. adverb Etymology: many (I) + fold …   Useful english dictionary

  • manyfold — /men ee fohld /, adv. by many times; by multiples: The state s highway expenses have increased manyfold in the past decade. [1875 80; MANY + FOLD] * * * …   Universalium

  • manyfold — /ˈmɛnifoʊld/ (say meneefohld) adverb (multiplying or increasing) by many times: in the years after the discovery of gold, Melbourne s population increased manyfold. Also, many fold, many fold. {many + fold} …   Australian English dictionary

  • manyfold — adv. by numerous times, many, multiple …   English contemporary dictionary

  • manyfold — man•y•fold [[t]ˈmɛn iˈfoʊld[/t]] adv. cvb by many times; by multiples …   From formal English to slang

  • man|y|fold — «MEHN ee FOHLD», adverb. many times; to a great extent: »During the past five years the number of weapons has increased manyfold (Lewis L. Strauss). Usage Manyfold is a compound recently formed on the analogy of such compounds as twofold and… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • man´i|fold´ness — man|i|fold «MAN uh fohld», adjective, noun, verb. –adj. 1. of many kinds; many and various: »manifold duties. Attractions manifold (Wordsworth). SYNONYM(S): varied. 2. having many parts, features, or forms: »the manifold wisdom of God (Ephesians… …   Useful english dictionary

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