tri·​ply | \ ˈtri-p(ə-)lē How to pronounce triply (audio) \

Definition of triply

: in a triple degree, amount, or manner

Examples of triply in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In that sense, said Steven Bernstein, Kaboom stands to be triply effective, giving some students an earlier start on their professional lives in addition to a network of mentors and a portfolio centerpiece. Zachary Lewis, cleveland, "Conductor Liza Grossman redoubles education effort with new Kaboom Collective," 11 Dec. 2020 Here are three steps for making triply sure you and your family don’t get bitten. The Editors, Field & Stream, "Three Things To Buy To Beat Biting Bugs," 7 Dec. 2020 Clear diction is something not every performer in the Chicago troupe's hard-working ensemble of 15 (more than half of them are doubly, triply and even quadruply cast) is able to bring off successfully despite the intimate playing space. John Von Rhein,, "Neglected Kurt Weill antiwar musical is given a potent Chicago premiere by Folks Operetta," 25 June 2017

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1641, in the meaning defined above

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“Triply.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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