Examples of trilogy in a Sentence
the last book in the trilogy
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NEW ORLEANS - The rubber match of the Alabama-Clemson trilogy was a total dud compared to the teams' previous two meetings.
But critics have mixed feelings about the film, which is not surprising for a trilogy of musical comedies.
Maybe Donald Glover's young Lando will drop a clue as to where the classic Star Wars character has been in the new trilogy.
And it was planted by people connected to the new trilogy’s core cast.
If Disney didn't have a new offshoot trilogy to tease, this casino world might have made more sense on the cutting room floor.
As importantly, The Force Awakens, starting with its title, made a movie-length assertion that the Force has agency and an agenda in this new trilogy.
Now, the band is releasing a trilogy of EPs titled How To Solve Our Human Problems?
After all, there's a lot that's different in the announcement of Johnson's new trilogy from what has been Lucasfilm's process since the company was purchased by Disney some years ago.
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Dozens of tragic trilogies were written for the Greek stage, though only one, Aeschylus's great Oresteia (consisting of Agamemnon, The Libation Bearers, *and *The Eumenides), has survived complete. Authors in later years have occasionally chosen to create trilogies to allow themselves to develop a highly complex story or cover a long span of time. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings wasn't actually intended as a trilogy, but since it was published in three volumes it's usually called one. George Lucas's three original Star Wars movies are an example of a film trilogy (which he followed many years later by another).
Origin and Etymology of trilogy
First Known Use: circa 1661See Words from the same year
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