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"
by a factor of three;
"our rent increased threefold in the past five years"
- The graphs show a threefold increase in the number of.
- A threefold cord is not quickly broken.
- The result: wood theft went up threefold.
- In just over a year's time, membership has increased threefold.