Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of multiply.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. greatly increased as by multiplication

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • As the low-residencies have multiplied from a core of four programs two decades ago to nearly 30 now, some have found innovative ways to build identity.

    Where Great Writers are Made

  • What eminent gifts are poured out in the days wherein we live! what light is bestowed! what pains in preaching! how is the dispensation of the word multiplied!

    The Sermons of John Owen

  • It is a curious paradox that our very progress in multiplied capacity for production has made us individually less independent and more inter-dependent.

    The Open Shop: Why Is It; Why Should It Prevail?

  • He may have misspoke, or thinking in Fahrenheit terms multiplied by the compression to get the geothermal energy available with current technology.

    Newsvine - Get Smarter Here

  • I think we can be a force multiplied, which is a term often used by law enforcement, where private industry serves as additional eyes and ears to help authorities to uncover these activities to protect the public, Frantz said.

    Businesses play key role in thwarting terror

  • One contrivance, the brainchild of cashier Tench Francis, was to set up a system of pulleys by which clerks would raise and lower boxes of silver from the loan office to the vault below, a procedure calculated to “dazzle the public eye by the same piece of coin multiplied by a thousand reflectors.”

    Robert Morris

  • "Three and four" imply sin multiplied on sin (compare Ex 20: 5; Pr 30: 15, 18, 21; "six and seven,"

    Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

  • The “Officer Down” distress call multiplied ten fold the amount of police officers on the scene.

    A Dangerous Return

  • Think of a geometric series where each term is equal to the previous term multiplied by a constant factor.

    Monbiot v Monckton « Climate Audit

  • Messance Recherches sur la Population, p. 142,) may authorizes us to assign an average number of 656 persons for each parish, which being again multiplied by the 770 parishes of the dioceses of

    The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.