Definition of 'three'
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There are three main theories about why this is. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The question is asking how many different numbers contain at least one three. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They remain in the bottom three after a third game without a goal. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Who is the only one to finish in the top three? The Sun (2016)The guys have been back for three weeks. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Those planted within the past two or three years should be relatively easy to lift and move. Times, Sunday Times (2017)He won it three times in two different spells. The Sun (2016)Polls showed that three quarters of voters thought that the party was divided. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is hard work, playing three games in one day is tough. The Sun (2016)What you sacrifice is being able to drink on one in three outings. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The three main leaders set out clearly where they stand on tax. The Sun (2014)We are out of the bottom three. The Sun (2014)Is it only money that is the difference with the other top three? Times, Sunday Times (2008)We decided to go with number three. Going For It!: How to Succeed As an Entrepreneur (1986)We met back in three or four minutes. Christianity Today (2000)Oxford have lost their past three matches. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He would be asleep within two of three minutes and then dead probably within an hour. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Man has notched up three quarters of sales growth so is not simply buying in assets. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Lunch is one of our three main meals too. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The main characters in three of her eight tales are adolescents. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This was their fourth defeat in a row and leaves them mired in the bottom three. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Solve the puzzle and text in the numbers in the three shaded boxes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Germany hit three past them and missed a penalty. The Sun (2016)After two or three years he had saved up enough money to buy a house. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Add three quarters into the flour mixture and stir quickly with a butter knife. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The future business partners became friends at the age of three. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The answers varied from about a tenth of a large page to a thin line three inches long. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Last week three of his top staff departed after a radical management shake-up. Times, Sunday Times (2012)In the last three lines, the poet calms down. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Two successive wins have seen the team move out of the bottom three to 13th spot. The Sun (2008)The reasons why none of the three main parties deserves to govern Britain for the next five years are depressingly familiar. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'three'
British English: three /θriː/ NUMBER
Three is the number 3.
We waited three months before going back.
- American English: three
- Arabic: ثَلاثَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: três
- Chinese: 三
- Croatian: tri
- Czech: tři
- Danish: tre
- Dutch: drie
- European Spanish: tres
- Finnish: kolme
- French: trois
- German: drei
- Greek: τρία
- Italian: tre
- Japanese: 三
- Korean: 3
- Norwegian: tre
- Polish: trzy
- European Portuguese: três
- Romanian: trei
- Russian: три
- Spanish: tres
- Swedish: tre
- Thai: สาม
- Turkish: üç
- Ukrainian: три
- Vietnamese: ba số
Definition of three from the Collins English Dictionary
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