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Posted by Lewis on June 19, 2003

In Reply to: Phrase posted by asa nakamura on June 17, 2003

: Does anyone know of a phrase with the meaning " doubly powerful".

: Thanks ahead of time,

: Asa Nakamura

Close to home - yours!
A mountain punch? (uses both fists, one high and one low - karate technique)

"Double Whammy" ? (US origin)

Bi-Polar efficaciousness? (made up)

Belt and Braces ? (doubly secure - UK)

squared? (mathematically times itself)

in Spades ? (from card game "contract bridge" - spades is highest ranking suit)

Hope that helps.