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Since everything tended to run in threes, the staff was particularly interested in making this hat trick. BAD MEDICINE (1995)
He should complete a hat-trick of wins. The Sun (2017)Another step up in trip should help him complete a hat-trick of wins. The Sun (2016)I sat there hoping he wouldn't score a hat-trick. The Sun (2016)But I kept grinding away and was able to get a hat-trick. The Sun (2017)He should complete a hat-trick of wins. The Sun (2017)Another step up in trip should help him complete a hat-trick of wins. The Sun (2016)I sat there hoping he wouldn't score a hat-trick. The Sun (2016)But I kept grinding away and was able to get a hat-trick. The Sun (2017)He could have had a hat-trick in both games. The Sun (2014)Why is three goals in a game of football called a hat-trick? Times, Sunday Times (2006)He scored his first hat-trick in this victory. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He has already won twice over course and distance this spring and can complete the hat-trick. The Sun (2012)He completed a hat-trick when winning over course and distance three weeks ago. The Sun (2012)Why bother trying for a hat-trick if it will be erased from history? Times, Sunday Times (2011)His hat-trick won the game. The Sun (2013)Within 36 minutes he had scored a hat-trick. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The third showed a player with tenacity, determination and desire to get that hat-trick. The Sun (2012)Only mystery was how he didn't get a hat-trick. The Sun (2012)It's always nice when you play with a partner and he wants you to get the hat-trick. The Sun (2010)I nearly missed the kick-off but actually got a hat-trick in the game. Sir Alf: A Major Reappraisal of the Life and Times of England's Greatest Football Manager (2006)It was inevitable I was going to take it and get a hat-trick. The Sun (2006)Their centre-forward scored a hat-trick. Sir Alf: A Major Reappraisal of the Life and Times of England's Greatest Football Manager (2006)
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Translations for 'hat-trick'
British English: hat-trick NOUN
A hat-trick is a series of three achievements, especially in a sports event.
I scored a hat-trick in my first game.
- American English: hat trick
- Brazilian Portuguese: série de três gols marcados por um mesmo jogador em um só jogo
- Chinese: 帽子戏法 >指运动员连续三次取胜的好成绩
- European Spanish: hat trick
- French: trois coups consécutifs
- German: Hattrick
- Italian: tripletta
- Japanese: ハットトリック
- Korean: 연속 3점 축구의 해트 트릭
- European Portuguese: série de golos consecutivos
- Spanish: hat trick
Definition of hat-trick from the Collins English Dictionary
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