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Definition of double-dip verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

double-dip

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˌdʌbl ˈdɪp//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdʌbl ˈdɪp//
 
(North American English, informal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they double-dip
BrE BrE//ˌdʌbl ˈdɪp//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdʌbl ˈdɪp//
 
he / she / it double-dips
BrE BrE//ˌdʌbl ˈdɪps//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdʌbl ˈdɪps//
 
past simple double-dipped
BrE BrE//ˌdʌbl ˈdɪpt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdʌbl ˈdɪpt//
 
past participle double-dipped
BrE BrE//ˌdʌbl ˈdɪpt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdʌbl ˈdɪpt//
 
-ing form double-dipping
BrE BrE//ˌdʌbl ˈdɪpɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdʌbl ˈdɪpɪŋ//
 
 
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to get an income from two different sources in an illegal way He was double-dipping by claiming back tax on expenses that his company had already reimbursed him for.
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