threesome


three·some

noun \ˈthrē-səm\

: a group of three people or things

Full Definition of THREESOME

1
:  a group of three persons or things :  trio
2
:  a golf match in which one person plays his or her ball against the ball of two others playing each stroke alternately

Examples of THREESOME

  1. <the threesome has been playing music together since all three were in high school>
  2. <you don't see many threesomes at honeymoon resorts, but one bride had brought along her mother>

First Known Use of THREESOME

14th century

Rhymes with THREESOME

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