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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blink of an eye, flash, heartbeat, instant, jiffy, split second, trice, twinkling, wink, New York minuteverb

    a very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or the heart to beat)

    "if I had the chance I'd do it in a flash"

  2. trice, trice upverb

    raise with a line

    "trice a window shade"

  3. trice, trice upverb

    hoist up or in and lash or secure with a small rope

Wiktionary

  1. tricenoun

    A very short time; an instant; a moment; – now used only in the phrase in a trice.

  2. triceverb

    To pull; to haul; to drag; to pull away.

  3. triceverb

    To haul and tie up by means of a rope.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Triceverb

    to pull; to haul; to drag; to pull away

  2. Triceverb

    to haul and tie up by means of a rope

  3. Tricenoun

    a very short time; an instant; a moment; -- now used only in the phrase in a trice

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Trice

    trīs, v.t. (naut.) to haul or lift up by means of a rope:—pr.p. trīc′ing; pa.p. triīced. [Ger. trissen.]

  2. Trice

    trīs, n. a very short time: an instant. [Perh. from thrice, while one can count three; or from Sp. tris, noise of breaking glass; cf. Scot. 'in a crack.']

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Trice in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Trice in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Trice in a Sentence

  1. John Blofeld:

    If being wealthy is taken to mean having the means to satisfy one's every want, all but the very poor can become rich as thou at a single stroke of a magician's wand, simply by ceasing to want more than is really necessary for sustaining life. By being content with little and not giving a rap for what the neighbours think, one can attain a very large measure of freedom, shedding care and worry in a trice.

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