Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

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

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. 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 WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

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

Etymologies

three +‎ -some (Wiktionary)

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