from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To multiply or be multiplied by six.
- adj. Consisting of six parts or members.
- adj. Six times as much in size, strength, number, or amount.
- adj. Music Having six beats to the measure.
- n. A sixfold amount or number.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. a sixfold amount
- adj. Having six parts
- adj. Being six times as great
- adj. Having six beats to the bar
- v. To make, or to become, six times as much (or as many)
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Six times as much; sixfold.
- adj. Divisible by six; having six beats.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Sixfold; six times as much.
- To multiply by six.
- n. Same as sextuple press.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having six units or components
Prior to 2008/2009 season, the sextuple was a concept that existed only on
In the emergency room at St. John's Health Center in Santa Monica, Calif., doctors determined he needed an immediate, nine-hour sextuple coronary bypass surgery to install artery-opening stents.
Our incidents were all double or sextuple attended in body armour.
When he stepped on to the 18th tee he held an eight-shot advantage over Day, knowing that anything less than a sextuple bogey 10 would be enough to win.
Führer: Are these sextuple barrels or normal barrels?
But nothing, and I mean nothing compares to the kind of pay raises that bureaucrats and politicians bestow on themselves. 2-3% inflationary increases are small potatoes for the “civil servants” toiling away on their meagre sextuple salaries.
Both the online left and the online right gather in Austin, though the size and profile of Netroots Nation demonstrates the distance that conservatives still have to travel on the Internet; a congressman takes up a new post as Flip-equipped correspondent for the effort to move elections to a more sensible day; a candidate's web comic helps to sextuple the existing fundraising record in his race; and much, much more.
Their sextuple-platinum first album, "Wide Open Spaces," outsold any record, ever, by a country-music group; with their new CD, "Fly," the nation's best-selling album for two weeks, they've become the biggest country crossover since Garth Brooks.
I double washed my hair and applied conditioner twice, grateful for the six showerheads so I could fully desalt in sextuple time.
If I had half the wit of Palladian, I'd sextuple my sense of humor.