English version

double take

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdouble takeˌdouble ˈtake noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 do a double take
Examples from the Corpus
double takeColleagues and friends often walked past me in the hallway, then stopped and did a double take.You'd be forgiven for doing a double take.One of the men glanced at him, giving a double take as he realised who it was.For me, it was an astonishing double take.
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