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When used in a non-gambling/card game context, when someone "doubles down" it means they are remaining firm in their position (such as in a debate or in an inquiry) *despite* there being evidence contrary to their position.

i.e. "Instead of apologizing for his mistake, Bob decided to double-down on his previous statement."
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