[ sev-uh n-fohld ]
/ ˈsɛv ənˌfoʊld /


comprising seven parts or members.
seven times as great or as much.


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


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Origin of sevenfold

before 1000; Middle English; Old English seofonfeald. See seven, -fold Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for sevenfold

/ (ˈsɛvənˌfəʊld) /


equal to or having seven times as many or as much
composed of seven parts


by or up to seven times as many or as much
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