Definitions

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

  • adjective Using or able to use three languages, especially with equal or nearly equal fluency.
  • adjective Of, relating to, or expressed in three languages.
  • noun A person who is able to use three languages, especially with equal fluency.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Consisting of or expressed in three languages.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Containing, or consisting of, three languages; expressed in three languages.

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

  • adjective Able to read or speak three languages.
  • adjective Expressed or written in three languages.
  • noun A trilingual person.

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

  • adjective using or knowing three languages

Etymologies

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tri- + -lingual

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