three-quarter

adjective
three-quar·​ter | \ ˈthrē-ˈk(w)ȯ(r)-tər How to pronounce three-quarter (audio) \

Definition of three-quarter

: extending to three-quarters of the normal full length a three-quarter sleeve

First Known Use of three-quarter

1606, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of three-quarter was in 1606

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“Three-quarter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/three-quarter. Accessed 16 Apr. 2021.

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three-quarter

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of three-quarter

: three-quarters of the full amount, length, size, etc., of something

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