What does the word tenfold mean?

Usage examples for tenfold

  1. Your voice, your eyes, your veil, your knife and fork; Your tenfold worship of your widowhood; As he who sees he must yield up the flag, Hugs it oath- swearingly! – The Short Works of George Meredith by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  2. He saw his fortune multiplied tenfold, but he lost heavily through speculation at the last. – The Satyricon, Complete by Petronius Arbiter
  3. But when his superiors more than indicated suspicions, was he not bound tenfold to make that inquiry, for his honor and for their satisfaction, which they direct him to make? – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. XII. (of XII.) by Edmund Burke