Traducción de double en español:


doble, adj.

Pronunciación: /ˈdʌb(ə)l//ˈdəb(ə)l/


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    • 1.1(twice as much)

      (portion/amount) doble
      a double brandy/vodka un coñac/vodka doble
      • she's double your age te dobla la edad
      • it's double that es el doble de eso
      • we get double pay on Sundays los domingos nos pagan el doble / nos dan paga doble
      • a double dip dos bolas / un doble de helado
      • My husband had a double whisky.
      • Ward had a rail down at the double combination to finish with 39.74 seconds on the clock for fifth place.
      • Prepare a pot of tea as described above, using double quantities of tea.
      • Mr Melia had three pints of lager, a bottle of alcopops and a double brandy and coke on a night out with friends before getting behind the wheel.
      • He was struck down by kidney stones that put paid to an earlier attempt at the double marathon.
      • All the children have double PE lessons so it is not as if we have banned all sports at the school.
      • From the first notes of the first track of this superb double album we know we're in safe hands.
      • White flowers often give double value by having a beautiful scent.
      • The bunker is the size of a double garage with 3 fences around it, a microwave intruder alarm detection system and 32 armed policemen.
      • At least a portion of the side walls of the body may include a double panel thickness to add strength to the container assembly.
      • So a double tall latte now costs $3.45, the same as an ordinary tall latte.
      • They were served in generous quantity, almost double normal size.
      • Opened flat, the double page size is 7 x 5.5 inches, quite large enough for an effective sketch should I want to get serious.
      • At the airport you can see people drinking double whiskies or brandies to give them confidence
      • I once got thrown out of a pub in Padstow because he bought me a double brandy.
      • You can't resize the player window, which will annoy most people accustomed to viewing small videos at double size.
      • Instead, when you do cook, make double quantities of meals that you can freeze so that you can draw on those when you're feeling too tired to cook.
      • She ordered a double vodka, straight, with a glass of water.
      • Mr Thorold also told the court that he and Hildreth regularly went out in the city and described how they often drank up to 12 double vodka and Cokes on a night out.
      • I have one of those huge, double size coffee mugs, a gift from a woman I was seeing about five years ago.

    • 1.2(in pair)

      (consonant) doble
      my number is double three seven double four eight mi número es tres tres siete, cuatro cuatro ocho
      • it's spelled with a double 't' se escribe con dos tes
      • a double negative una doble negación
      • double bend curva en S read as: "curva en ese"
      • a double six un seis doble / un doble seis
      • inflation reached double figures / digits la inflación alcanzó/rebasó el 10%
      • Collins dictionary allows berretta with a double r as an alternative (the Italian spelling).
      • People think there can't possibly be two lots of double letters in one word so they often drop one set.
      • During 1980 I accompanied Peter Doyle in the radio studios of 2 double J. while he was on air.
      • Moreover, the double letter ‘a’ is atypical in the German language.
      • I mean, who has three sets of double letters in their name?
      • For book titles, phrases et cetera, put the words in double inverted commas, as with other Google searches.

    • 1.3(for two)

      (room) doble
      (bed) de matrimonio
      (bed) de dos plazas América Latina
      • The gaily painted rooms continue the Caribbean theme and include a double bed and two bunks with en-suite bathroom.
      • The small single bedroom is used as a study while the double bedrooms are a good size and have fitted floor-to-ceiling wardrobes.
      • As she looked a woman jogged by with her twin children in a double stroller and a poodle tied to the handle bar panting behind.
      • Tariffs range from $80 to $195 for a double room, depending on the season.
      • Then a third got on with a double pushchair, completely blocking the aisle.
      • I was led up the main stairs to a large room, whose only furnishings were a double bed and a small nightstand.
      • Kane now sleeps on the living room sofa as Ikolo and her baby share the double bed in her room.
      • A baby and toddler may require a double buggy (carefully designed to be three millimetres wider than the doorway of your favourite shop).
      • I found double rooms in the heart of Rome and London for about $100 per night.
      • The other generously sized double bedroom is also connected to the en suite bathroom and overlooks the rear garden.
      • These are proper sized rooms, enough space for a double bed and a couch and a desk.
      • Three of the double bedrooms are a similar size, with two overlooking the rear garden currently used as a gym and a home office.
      • But parents with pushchairs also share these problems and for anyone with a double buggy the difficulties can be even greater.
      • It was so upmarket that we could only afford a room between us, with one double bed.
      • Located on either side of the living/kitchen area were two large rooms both with a double bed and a hot tub.
      • I've got a caravan to myself with quite a bit of room - sofa, double bed, etc - a few yards from the main farm house.
      • He threw my bag onto the double bed in the center of the room.
      • £235,000 buys you a 99-year lease on a small serviced room with a double bed, en-suite shower and all mod cons.
      • Payments will go up from 301 a week to 316 for single rooms and from 293 to 301 for double rooms from April.
      • An open plan landing runs the length of the first floor, at either end of which are two identical double bedrooms.

    • 1.4(folded)

      to fold sth double doblar algo por la mitad
      • he was bent double with the pain se retorcía del dolor
      • The dining area is lit by two large Velux windows, a further two windows to the side and a set of glazed double doors opening out onto a patio.
      • Because of the large double doors it lends itself to easy access for deliveries with ample parking to the front and side of the building.
      • The double doors are open, and conversation drifts through from the next room.
      • Fontaine, right, retired aged just 28 after twice suffering a double leg fracture.
      • He pushed through the double doors at the end of the hall, descended the stairs, and wandered almost blindly through the lobby and out into the street.
      • A PUB in Whitley is celebrating a double success after being judged top in its field by two leading food guides.
      • Reinforcing this effect are a series of terraces leading invitingly from formal and casual living areas through sets of double doors to the home paddock and bush beyond.
      • Inside, every seat was taken, the double doors guarded by court security staff.
      • The master bedrooms have double doors leading to a balcony area.
      • It is hidden away in a back street behind 2 huge double doors, which means you have no idea what to expect when walking in.
      • The singer recently had a double hip replacement but said he was ‘in better shape now than he has been for some time’.
      • By far the most blatantly contrived element of the play is the happy and neatly accounted for ending, with a stereotypical Hollywood double wedding scene.
      • Hanna married Skeffington and the couple adopted the double surname of Sheehy-Skeffington.
      • There was a mesh grille behind the double doors, and I wondered if anyone else was there.
      • Longford manager Alan Matthews made a double substitution at the half time break introducing Vinny Perth and Eric Lavine.
      • The whole county was shocked at the double tragedy which claimed the lives of two young men on Sunday evening, June 27.
      • There are double doors leading to the kitchen which has an oak kitchen, extractor fan, electric oven and electric ceramic hob.
      • Billy fears he will die within weeks unless he is immediately approved for a double lung transplant.
      • So I knew something was up when he grabbed both of our trays of food and took them through the double doors to the tables outside.
      • It was a double celebration as his grandparents Jane and Paddy Deere were celebrating their 54th wedding anniversary.

  • 2

    • 2.1(dual)

      a double purpose un doble propósito

    • 2.2(false)

      to lead a double life llevar una doble vida
      • to play a double game hacer un doble juego


  • 1

    (twice as much)
    (pay/earn/cost) el doble
    she spends double what she earns gasta el doble de lo que gana
    • I pay double the rent I did last year pago el doble de alquiler que el año pasado
    • double 7 is 14 el doble de 7 es 14
  • 2

    (two together)
    to see double ver doble coloquial


  • 1

    (hotel room)
    doble femenino
  • 2

    (of spirits)
    medida doble femenino
  • 3

    (masculine and feminine) doble femenino
  • 4

    (in bridge, dice, dominoes, darts)
    doble femenino
    to throw a double sacar un doble
  • 5

    (in billiards) doblete masculino
    (in baseball) doble femenino
    (in baseball) doblete masculino
  • 6

    (double win)
    doblete masculino
  • 7

    (in gambling)
    double or nothing / quits (el) doble o nada
  • 8

    (two victories)
    the double el doblete
  • 9

    at / on the double a paso ligero
    • come here at the double! ¡ven aquí inmediatamente!

verbo transitivo

  • 1

    (increase twofold)
    (profits/earnings) doblar
    (earnings/profits) duplicar
    (efforts) redoblar
    I'd double the amount of sugar yo le pondría el doble de azúcar
    • I'll double that offer yo ofrezco el doble
  • 2

    (stake/bid/call) doblar
  • 3

    (paper/cloth) doblar por la mitad
    (fist) cerrar EEUU
  • 4

    Teatro Cine
    she doubles the parts of maid and princess interpreta dos papeles: el de criada y el de princesa
  • 5

    (sail around)
    (headland/cape) doblar

verbo intransitivo

  • 1

    (increase twofold)
    (amount/price) duplicarse
    (amount/price) doblarse
  • 2

    (have dual role)
    the table doubles as a desk la mesa también se usa como escritorio
    • somebody doubled for him in the dangerous scenes alguien lo doblaba en las escenas peligrosas
    • the clarinetist doubles on saxophone el clarinetista también toca el saxofón
  • 3

    (in bridge, billiards)