American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Music A composition for three voices or three instruments.
- n. Music A group of three singers or three instrumentalists.
- n. Music The middle, contrasting section of a minuet, scherzo, march, or various other forms.
- n. A group of three.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In music, a composition or movement for three solo parts, either vocal or instrumental, usually without accompaniment. Specifically, either
- n. A company of three vocalists or instrumentalists who perform trios.
- n. A group, combination, or association of three.
- n. In the game of piquet, three aces, kings, queens, or knaves, held in one hand: a counting combination of cards.
- n. A group of three people or things.
- n. A group of three musicians.
- n. music A piece of music written for three musicians.
- n. music A passage in the middle of a minuet, frequently in a different key.
- n. Any cocktail made with a spirit, a liqueur, and a creamy ingredient.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. Three, considered collectively; three in company or acting together; a set of three; three united.
- n. A composition for three parts or three instruments.
- n. The secondary, or episodical, movement of a minuet or scherzo, as in a sonata or symphony, or of a march, or of various dance forms; -- not limited to three parts or instruments.
- n. the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one
- n. three performers or singers who perform together
- n. a musical composition for three performers
- n. a set of three similar things considered as a unit
- n. three people considered as a unit
- French, composition for three voices, from Italian : tri-, three (from Latin; see trei- in Indo-European roots) + (du)o, duet; see duo. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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“Just as he never settles on any particular set of delineated parameters for his film's universe (here and there, bold slogans stamp the screen to the beat; planes do strange, slow-mo acrobatics overhead), Harkema never settles on anyone's side here; there are no sides, no winning arguments, and for that, the trio is all the more engaging.”
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“Last month, a team of researchers headed by Robert Haley of the reported new brain-imaging confirmation of Gulf War illnesses, which it described as a trio of syndromes with puzzling symptoms.”
“The top-ranked Saints (14-0) added a fourth state championship to their previous title trio of Class 2A in 1982, 1A in â€˜87 and 3A in â€˜94. â€œEverything they got this year, they deserved.”
“The GB&U trivia Which one of the trio is missing the end of a finger?”
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