three times as great or many;
"a claim for treble (or triple) damages"
"a threefold increase"
having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities;
"a double (or dual) role for an actor"
"the office of a clergyman is twofold; public preaching and private influence"
"every episode has its double and treble meaning"
- Three new issues heavily oversubscribed but too aggressively priced.
- The gentry and merchants who had put up the money for the expedition received three hundred percent profit and pleaded to underwrite his next corsair voyage.