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  1. triple

    • IPA[ˈtrɪp(ə)l]

    英式

    • adj.
      consisting of or involving three items or people;having three times the usual size, quality, or strength
    • pred
      three times as much or as many
    • n.
      a thing that is three times as large as usual or is made up of three standard units or items;a sporting contest in which each side has three players.
    • v.
      become three times as much or as many;multiply by three
    • verb: triple, 3rd person present: triples, gerund or present participle: tripling, past tense: tripled, past participle: tripled

    • noun: triple, plural noun: triples

    • 釋義

    形容詞

    pred

    • 1. three times as much or as many the copper energy cells had triple the efficiency of silicon cells

    名詞

    • 1. a thing that is three times as large as usual or is made up of three standard units or items two whiskies—triples, please
    • 2. a sporting contest in which each side has three players.
    • 3. a system of change-ringing using seven bells, with three pairs changing places each time.
    • 4. a hit which enables the batter to reach third base.

    動詞

    • 1. become three times as much or as many grain prices were expected to triple
    • multiply by three the party more than tripled its share of the vote
    • 2. hit a triple he tripled into right field