Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A group of three persons or things.
  • noun An activity involving three people, especially a golf match in which one player competes against two others who alternate their play.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In golf, a match in which one player, playing his own ball, plays against two opponents with one ball, each opponent playing alternate strokes.
  • Triple; danced by three persons.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A group of three people.
  • noun An instance of sexual activity involving three people.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun three people considered as a unit
  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one

Etymologies

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three +‎ -some

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