Definitions of doubling

  1. The act of one that doubles; a making double; reduplication; also, that which is doubled. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. The lining of the mantle borne about the shield or escutcheon. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. The process of redistilling spirits, to improve the strength and flavor. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. The act of making double; a fold or plait; an artifice; the act of sailing round a cape or promontory; the winding about of a hare or fox to deceive the hounds. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. A fold; an artifice; a shift; act of sailing round a cape; the winding and turning of a hare. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
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Usage examples for doubling

  1. " Aye, I'll knock him down surely," said Woodden, doubling his great fist and looking round him with a suspicious eye. – Allan and the Holy Flower by H. Rider Haggard
  2. He replied that he had sent a fleet by Gades and Thymiamata to try to reach Eziongaber by doubling the Southern Horn and the promontory of Aromata. – Salammbo by Gustave Flaubert