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Adjective: threefold  'three,fówld
  1. Three times as great or many
    "a claim for threefold damages"; "a threefold increase";
    - treble, three-fold, triple, trifold
  2. Having more than one decidedly dissimilar aspects or qualities
    "a threefold role for an actor";
    - double, dual, twofold, two-fold, treble, three-fold, trifold
Adverb: threefold  'three,fówld
  1. By a factor of three
    "our rent increased threefold in the past five years";
    - three times, trifold

See also: multiple

Encyclopedia: Threefold