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phrasal verb
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present tense
I/you/we/theydouble over
he/she/itdoubles over
present participledoubling over
past tensedoubled over
past participledoubled over

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  1. 1
    [transitive] same as double2 (sense 2)
    The map on his desk was doubled over so I couldn’t see it.
  2. 2
    [intransitive/transitive] [often passive] to bend forwards because you are in pain or because you are laughing a lot
    be doubled over with something: She was doubled over with pain.
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