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synonyms for threefold

  • ternary
  • treble
  • trinal
  • trine
  • triple
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How to use threefold in a sentence

As moves crept further into triple digits, Carlsen started checking his scoresheet, wanting to avoid the threefold repetitions of position that would be declared a draw, and instead pursue victory, however long it took.
HOW THE LONGEST GAME IN WORLD CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP HISTORY WAS WONOLIVER ROEDERDECEMBER 3, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
In the past three decades, the number of tree-planting organizations has skyrocketed, growing nearly threefold in the tropics alone.
THE FALSE PROMISE OF MASSIVE TREE-PLANTING CAMPAIGNSBENJI JONESSEPTEMBER 22, 2021VOX
In coming years, the living world will be far outweighed—threefold by 2040, they say, if current trends hold.
ANTHROPOCENE: HUMAN-MADE MATERIALS NOW WEIGH AS MUCH AS ALL LIVING BIOMASS, SAY SCIENTISTSJAN ZALASIEWICZDECEMBER 24, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
Each level of the tower is an exact threefold covering of the level below it.
AN INFINITE UNIVERSE OF NUMBER SYSTEMSKELSEY HOUSTON-EDWARDSOCTOBER 19, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Since 2001, the cost to sequence a whole human genome has plummeted exponentially, outpacing Moore’s Law threefold.
A RENAISSANCE OF GENOMICS AND DRUGS IS EXTENDING HUMAN LONGEVITYPETER H. DIAMANDIS, MDJUNE 26, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
To this consciousness he assigned a threefold content, power, will and knowledge.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 5, SLICE 2VARIOUS
The influence of the seventeenth century salon was of a threefold nature—literary, moral, and social.
WOMEN OF MODERN FRANCEHUGO P. THIEME
It is of a threefold character, as we regard its natural condition and the quality of the air.
THE GEOGRAPHY OF STRABO, VOLUME III (OF 3)STRABO
As in the case of the recipients of full citizenship, so here we may make a threefold division.
THE TWO GREAT REPUBLICS: ROME AND THE UNITED STATESJAMES HAMILTON LEWIS
I understood what love in despair may be when it is the threefold passion of the heart, the mind, and the senses.
HONORINEHONORE DE BALZAC
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WORDS RELATED TO THREEFOLD

  • ternary
  • ternate
  • third
  • threefold
  • treble
  • trichotomous
  • trinal
  • trine
  • trinitarian
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