threefold

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  • The cost of these fish supplies have increased two to threefold in recent years.
  • To him the enemy always appeared threefold his natural size. Cited from The Guns of Shiloh, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • What is the nature and purpose of the threefold division of powers? Cited from Problems in American Democracy, by T. Williamson
  • Recent years have seen it grow more than threefold in size.
  • In things that move and are moved, a threefold order is found. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part I (Prima Pars), by Thomas Aquinas
  • We have already seen that they present a threefold need. Cited from With Our Soldiers in France, by Sherwood Eddy
  • And you can possess them even though you lived behind threefold bars. Cited from The Horse-Stealers and Other Stories, by Anton Chekhov
  • Once again we find our attention directed to the threefold structure of man's physical organism. Cited from Man or Matter, by Ernst Lehrs
  • It was an immediate success and orders increased threefold in one year.
  • In close connection with the threefold being of man, stand the Fine Arts. Cited from The Continental Monthly, Vol III, Issue VI, June, 1863, by Various
  • It is our business, therefore, in the first place, to understand what is meant by this threefold division. Cited from Sermons Preached at Brighton, by Frederick W. Robertson
  • On the other hand, the taking of the thing that is another's property, may be threefold. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part II-II (Secunda Secundae), by Thomas Aquinas
  • Threefold was our portion each obtained, His need of honor due. Cited from Works Volume 3: Essays and Miscellanies, Plutarch
  • Now self-love may stand in a threefold relationship to charity. Cited from Summa Theologica, Part II-II (Secunda Secundae), by Thomas Aquinas
  • He immediately began working on the army and its structure by adopting a threefold approach.
  • As the state of the whole is threefold, so does the author divide his work into three parts. Cited from Dante: "The Central Man of All the World", by John T. Slattery
  • Those whom we call our neighbors, our fellow-men, may stand to us in a threefold relation. Cited from The Essentials of Spirituality, by Felix Adler
  • He was equal to it, and felt a certain pleasure in it for a threefold reason. Cited from The Abbot's Ghost, by A. M. Barnard
  • For the student of English literature Pope's work has a threefold value. Cited from Rape of the Lock and Other Poems,by Alexander Pope
  • For all that it represented she had given service threefold. Cited from Big Timber, by Bertrand W. Sinclair
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Meaning of threefold

  • adverb By a factor of three
    our rent increased threefold in the past five years