ménage à trois

noun mé·nage à trois \ -ä-ˈt(r)wä \

Definition of ménage à trois

1 :an arrangement in which three people (such as a married couple and a lover of one member of the couple) have a sexual or romantic relationship especially while they are living together
2 :a sexual encounter involving three people :threesome

Origin and Etymology of ménage à trois

French, literally, household for three


MÉNAGE À TROIS Defined for English Language Learners

ménage à trois

noun

Definition of ménage à trois for English Language Learners

  • : an arrangement in which three people have sex with each other especially while living together


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