Antonyms for doubled


Quotes of doubled

  1. Since the end of the Second World War, our population has more than doubled to 27 million people. – Kim Campbell
  2. Within the last three years the amount of classified materials has doubled to 15. 6 million decisions to classify documents. – Hodding Carter
  3. I think one of the important things that's happened in the course of the century is that life expectancy has doubled – Ron Chernow
  4. The price of imported oil in the US doubled between summer 2003 and summer 2005, reducing consumers' purchasing power by more than 1 per cent of gross domestic product. – Martin Feldstein
  5. After I won the Oscar, my salary doubled my friends tripled, my children became more popular at school, my butcher made a pass at me, and my maid hit me up for a raise. – Shirley Jones
  6. The pleasure of all reading is doubled when one lives with another who shares the same books. – Katherine Mansfield
  7. I found this national debt, doubled wrapped in a big bow waiting for me as I stepped into the Oval Office. – Barack Obama
  8. You know, when Republicans were in charge, we doubled the debt. But, now, our concern is the Democrats are in charge and they're tripling the debt. So, really, our concern is that we want smaller government. – Rand Paul
  9. The reality is that during the Reagan years, for instance, we doubled the amount of revenue that we were sending to Washington, D. C. after the tax cuts took effect. – Mike Pence
  10. Remember, the burden of sorrow is doubled when it is borne alone. – Goran Persson
  11. Hardly had I left when we ran into the Korean war, doubled what I had asked for and doubled it again. I had told him I would stay in Government, be honored to, but not with the Air Force. – Stuart Symington
  12. It is essential to seek out enemy agents who have come to conduct espionage against you and to bribe them to serve you. Give them instructions and care for them. Thus doubled agents are recruited and used. – Sun Tzu

Usage examples for doubled

  1. Doubled yarn of different colours produces a mottled or broken effect, and this can often be done where the colours of the yarns do not quite satisfy the weaver. – How to make rugs by Candace Wheeler