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Definition of Triple

Triple

  1. Consisting of three united; multiplied by three; threefold; as, a triple knot; a triple tie.
  2. Three times repeated; treble. See Treble.
  3. One of three; third.
  4. To make threefold, or thrice as much or as many; to treble; as, to triple the tax on coffee.

Triple Quotations

A stockbroker urged me to buy a stock that would triple its value every year. I told him, 'At my age, I don't even buy green bananas.'
Claude Pepper

You can always say, 'I wish I had landed that triple flip better, or I wish I didn't fall.' They're not regrets, just mistakes.
Michelle Kwan

Like all of Latin America, Mexico after independence in 1821 turned its back on a triple heritage: on the Spanish heritage, because we were newly liberated colonies, and on our Indian and black heritages, because we considered them backward and barbaric. We looked towards France, England and the U.S., to become progressive democratic republics.
Carlos Fuentes

Some people are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a triple.
Barry Switzer

The triple is the most exciting play in baseball. Home runs win a lot of games, but I never understood why fans are so obsessed with them.
Hank Aaron
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Triple Translations

triple in Dutch is drievoudig, driedubbel
triple in German is verdreifachen, dreimalig, dreifach
triple in Portuguese is triplicar-se
triple in Swedish is tredubbel
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