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1 triple /ˈtrɪpəl/ verb
triples; tripled; tripling
1 triple
/ˈtrɪpəl/
verb
triples; tripled; tripling
Learner's definition of TRIPLE
[+ object] : to cause (something) to become three times as great or as many
[no object] : to become three times as great or as many
[no object] baseball : to hit a triple : to hit the ball so that you can reach third base
2 triple /ˈtrɪpəl/ noun
plural triples
2 triple
/ˈtrɪpəl/
noun
plural triples
Learner's definition of TRIPLE
[count] baseball
: a hit that allows the batter to reach third base compare double, home run, single
3 triple /ˈtrɪpəl/ adjective
3 triple
/ˈtrɪpəl/
adjective
Learner's definition of TRIPLE
: three times bigger in size or amount
always used before a noun : having three parts or including three people or things

— triply

/ˈtrɪpli/ adverb
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