- consisting of seven
- seven times as much or as many; sevenfold
Origin of septupleLate Latin septuplus ; from Classical Latin septem, seven
, -·pled, -·pling
to multiply by seven
- Consisting of seven parts or members.
- Seven times as much in size, strength, number, or amount.
A sevenfold amount or number.
tr. & intr.v.sep·tu·pled, sep·tu·pling, sep·tu·ples
To multiply or be multiplied by seven.
Origin of septupleLate Latin septuplus, sevenfold : Latin septem, seven; see sept&mlowring; in Indo-European roots + -plus, -fold; see pel-2 in Indo-European roots.
- Seven times as much.
(third-person singular simple present septuples, present participle septupling, simple past and past participle septupled)
- To multiply something by seven.