triple

Part of speech: adjective

Threefold.

Part of speech: adverb

Triply.

Part of speech: verb

To treble.

Part of speech: verb

To make threefold; treble.

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Usage examples "triple":

  1. Sunderland, a man of great ability and ambition, had never been satisfied with the place he held in the King's administration, and the disputes which sprang up out of the negotiations for the triple alliance gave him an opportunity of exerting his influence against some of his colleagues. - "A History of the Four Georges, Volume I (of 4)", Justin McCarthy.
  2. In a good sense, every one of us should be living a triple life, three distinct lives in one. - "Quiet Talks on Service", S. D. Gordon.
  3. But double or triple the amount! - "Baron Trigault's Vengeance Volume 2 (of 2)", Emile Gaboriau.