Definitions for triple-crown

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. triple crown(noun)

    (horse racing) a title won by a horse that can win the Kentucky Derby and the Belmont Stakes and the Preakness

  2. triple crown(adj)

    (baseball) an unofficial title won by a batter who leads the league in hitting average, runs batted in, and home runs

  3. triple-crown(adj)

    of a horse that has won the Kentucky Derby and the Belmont Stakes and the Preakness races

  4. triple-crown(adj)

    unofficial championship title for player who heads the league in batting average and home runs and runs batted in

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Christine Musser:

    Triple Crown apparently had no clue of the building’s historical significance, it was an oversight.


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