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English verb: redouble

1. redouble (change) double in magnitude, extent, or intensity

SamplesThe enemy redoubled their screaming on the radio.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)escalate, intensify, step up

2. redouble (change) double again

SamplesThe noise doubled and redoubled.

Pattern of useSomething ----s

Broader (hypernym)double, duplicate

3. redouble (change) make twice as great or intense

SamplesThe screaming redoubled.

Pattern of useSomething ----s

Broader (hypernym)deepen, intensify

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