Definitions for troikaˈtrɔɪ kə
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a Russian carriage, wagon, or sleigh drawn by a team of three horses abreast.
a team of three horses driven abreast.
a ruling group of three; triumvirate.
any group of three.
Origin of troika:
1835–45; < Russ tróĭka threesome, troika, der. of tróe three (collective), akin to trithree
a Russian carriage pulled by three horses abreast
three, 3, III, trio, threesome, tierce, leash, troika, triad, trine, trinity, ternary, ternion, triplet, tercet, terzetto, trey, deuce-ace(noun)
the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one
a modern Russian triumvirate
A Russian carriage drawn by a team of three horses abreast.
A party of three.
Origin: From тройка.
Troika is a committee consisting of three members. The word "troika" is the Russian collective noun for groups of three things.
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