Double

Double or The Double may refer to:

Sports

  • The Double, in association football, the act of winning a country's top tier division and its primary cup competition in the same season
  • Double (baseball), two-base hit in baseball
  • Double, a snooker shot where the player tries to pot a ball via one cushion
  • Double (cricket), the feat of scoring a thousand first-class runs and taking a hundred first-class wickets in a single season
  • The Double (Gaelic games), the act of winning the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship and the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship in the same year
  • The Double (auto racing), in auto racing, the act of a driver attempting to race in two races on the same day during the United States Memorial Day weekend.

Games

Music

Literature

Other

  • Double, a bet which combines two selections
  • Double, former fraction of the Guernsey pound
  • Double precision, in computing a representation of numbers in floating-point format that is typically 64 bits in length.
  • Double number, a mathematical construct similar to a complex number
  • Dubbel, a type of beer
  • edit] See also
    • Doubles (disambiguation)
    • Doubling (disambiguation)
    • Duplication (disambiguation)
    • Single (disambiguation)

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Synonyms:

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Double — Dou ble (d[u^]b l), a. [OE. doble, duble, double, OF. doble, duble, double, F. double, fr. L. duplus, fr. the root of duo two, and perh. that of plenus full; akin to Gr. diplo os double. See {Two}, and {Full}, and cf. {Diploma}, {Duple}.] 1.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Double T — The Double T is a logo that is the most readily identified symbol of Texas Tech University. Contents 1 History …   Wikipedia

  • Double je — Single by Christophe Willem from the album Inventaire B side …   Wikipedia

  • Double — (frz. und engl. double „doppelt“) bezeichnet: Double (Film), einen Ersatzdarsteller für ausgewählte Drehszenen Double, anderer Begriff für Doppelbesetzung in Bühnenstücken für den Fall, dass ein Darsteller ausfällt Double, anderer Begriff für… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Double-O — Double O Background information Birth name Michael Aguilar Born Brooklyn, New York Origin Chicago, Illinois …   Wikipedia

  • Double — Dou ble, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Doubled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Doubling}.] [OE. doblen, dublen, doublen, F. doubler, fr. L. duplare, fr. duplus. See {Double}, a.] 1. To increase by adding an equal number, quantity, length, value, or the like; multiply… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Double X — may refer to: Double X (album), an album by Bonfire Double X: The Name of the Game, a 1992 British thriller film Double X, a musical group consisting of Alexander Kowalski and Torsten Litschko Double X, a nickname for baseball player Jimmie Foxx… …   Wikipedia

  • Double — Dou ble, n. 1. Twice as much; twice the number, sum, quantity, length, value, and the like. [1913 Webster] If the thief be found, let him pay double. Ex. xxii. 7. [1913 Webster] 2. Among compositors, a doublet (see {Doublet}, 2.); among pressmen …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Double Up — may refer to: Double Up (Mase album) Double Up (R. Kelly album) Double Up (song), the title song Double Up (game show), a 1992 NBC game show Pinoy Big Brother: Double Up, the third season of the Filipino reality TV series Pinoy Big Brother …   Wikipedia

  • Double Je — (homonymie) Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Double je est une émission de télévision animée par Bernard Pivot. Double je est une chanson de Christophe Willem. Double je est une série d… …   Wikipédia en Français


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.