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PRECISION 2 Opening rebid question: What is this Double

This one always seems to pop up from time to time.

You open 2    (10/11 to 15 hcp,  6+s, may have side suit such as 4-card Major)

lho passes

Partner responds 2: usual 2 relay asking size and shape (the way to check back for 4-card major).  [Not a transfer]

rho jumps to 4

Question:  what is a Double now by opener and. especially, why? 

Comments encouraged.

takeout, promises 4 s
penalty, wants to defend, denies 4 s
4-6 or 5-6 in minors
something else (please specify)

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