sevenfold

[ sev-uhn-fohld ]

adjective
  1. comprising seven parts or members.

  2. seven times as great or as much.

adverb
  1. until seven times as many or as great: multiplied sevenfold.

Origin of sevenfold

1
before 1000; Middle English; Old English seofonfeald.See seven, -fold

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British Dictionary definitions for sevenfold

sevenfold

/ (ˈsɛvənˌfəʊld) /


adjective
  1. equal to or having seven times as many or as much

  2. composed of seven parts

adverb
  1. by or up to seven times as many or as much

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