Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


Apiarians dissuaded from more than tripling their stocks in a year.

Tripling the pressure, reduces the volume to one-third and so on.

Impatiently he meditated plans for doubling and tripling his revenue.

It took the company all day to move, it being almost impossible to move the loads even with tripling teams.

The doubling and tripling of the X are nothing but inventions of the brewers to humbug the public.

He tripled the revenue, and gave so much of it to the House of Commons that they cordially agreed to the tripling.

In 1797, Government attempted to meet the extraordinary expenses of the year by tripling the tax on houses and windows, etc.

A doubling or tripling of carbon dioxide was formerly thought to be "very dangerous."