Definitions for tripleˈtrɪp əl
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word triple
triple, three-base hit, three-bagger(noun)
a base hit at which the batter stops safely at third base
trio, triad, triplet, triple(noun)
a set of three similar things considered as a unit
a quantity that is three times as great as another
ternary, treble, triple, triplex(adj)
having three units or components or elements
"a ternary operation"; "a treble row of red beads"; "overcrowding made triple sessions necessary"; "triple time has three beats per measure"; "triplex windows"
treble, threefold, three-fold, triple(verb)
three times as great or many
"a claim for treble (or triple) damages"; "a threefold increase"
"Triple your income!"
hit a three-base hit
A drink with three portions of alcohol.
I've had a hard day, make that a triple.
A hamburger with three patties.
I'd like a triple with cheese.
A three-base hit
The shortstop hit a triple to lead off the ninth.
A takeout shot in which three stones are removed from play.
A sequence of three elements or 3-tuple.
To multiply by three
The company tripled their earnings per share over last quarter.
To get a three-base hit
The batter tripled into the gap.
To become three times as large
Our earnings have tripled in the last year.
Made up of three related elements, often matching
The triple markings on this vase are quite unique.
Three times the quantity
Give me a triple serving of mashed potatoes.
Designed for three users
a triple room
Folded in three; composed of three layers
Having three aspects; very ambiguous.
a triple meaning
Of time, three times as fast as very fast.
Origin: from triplus.
consisting of three united; multiplied by three; threefold; as, a triple knot; a triple tie
three times repeated; treble. See Treble
one of three; third
to make threefold, or thrice as much or as many; to treble; as, to triple the tax on coffee
let rip, prelit
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Tito Fuentes is safe at second with a triple.
All I had in my mind is go to third, i was trying to hit a triple.
My guess it is that the actual number is double or triple that given.
That's the fourth extra base hit for the Padres -- two doubles and a triple.
Some people are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a triple.
Translations for triple
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- batada triple, ternari, terna, triplicar, tripleCatalan, Valencian
- trojice, trojitý, ztrojnásobitCzech
- tair, triphlyg, triWelsh
- dreifach, verdreifachenGerman
- triple, triplicarSpanish
- kolminkertainen, kolmois-Finnish
- triple, triplerFrench
- triplo, triplicarGalician
- triplo, triplicareItalian
- tiga gandaMalay
- driedubbel, drievoudig, verdrievoudigenDutch
- тройной, троекратный, утроиться, утроенный, утроить, утраиваться, трёхместный, утраивать, трёхслойныйRussian
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