Thousandfold meaning

thouzəndfōld
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Having a thousand times as much or as many.
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The definition of thousandfold is something that is a thousand times more than something else.

An example of thousandfold is the noise level of 1,000 people as compared to one person; a thousandfold increase.

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A thousand times as much or as many.
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A number or an amount a thousand times as great.
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Multiplied by one thousand (1000), repeated a thousand times.

The changes to the algorithm resulted in a thousandfold increase in efficiency, earning the engineer a small brass plaque.

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Having one thousand parts or members.
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By a factor of a thousand.
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Origin of thousandfold

  • Old English þūsendfeald, corresponding to thousand +"Ž -fold.

    From Wiktionary