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Consisting of three parts; threefold,
  1. Consisting of three parts; threefold
    • - the fish were caught with large treble hooks dragged through the water
  2. Multiplied or occurring three times
    • - she turned back to make a double and treble check
  1. Make or become three times as large or numerous
    • - rents were doubled and probably trebled
    • - his salary has trebled in a couple of years
  1. A high-pitched voice, esp. a boy's singing voice

  2. A boy or girl with such a singing voice

  3. A part written for a high voice or an instrument of a high pitch

  4. Denoting a relatively high-pitched member of a family of similar instruments
    • - a treble viol
  5. The smallest and highest-pitched bell of a set

  6. The high-frequency output of an audio system or radio, corresponding to the treble in music

  1. Three times as much or as many
    • - the tip was at least treble what she would normally have given
  1. A number or amount that is three times as large as a contrasting or usual number or amount
    • - by virtue of having paid treble, he had a double room to himself

  1. soprano: having or denoting a high range; "soprano voice"; "soprano sax"; "the boy still had a fine treble voice"; "the treble clef"
  2. sing treble
  3. soprano: the pitch range of the highest female voice
  4. three times as great or many; "a claim for treble (or triple) damages"; "a threefold increase"
  5. triple: increase threefold; "Triple your income!"
  6. ternary: having three units or components or elements; "a ternary operation"; "a treble row of red beads"; "overcrowding made triple sessions necessary"; "triple time has three beats per measure"; "triplex windows"
  7. The term treble or Treble is used in association football to refer to a team winning three trophies in a single season. Honours usually considered to constitute a treble are the top-tier domestic league competition, domestic cup competitions, and continental tournaments. ...
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  9. Treble is a girl group from the Netherlands.
  10. This is a list of characters from the Mega Man series. In Japan, the Mega Man series is known as Rockman.
  11. The highest singing voice (especially as for a boy) or part in musical composition; A person or instrument having a treble voice or pitch; a boy soprano; Any high-pitched or shrill voice or sound; A threefold quantity or number; something having three parts or having been tripled; Any of the ...
  12. (trebly) Having treble, or high-pitched, qualities; Three times, thrice (archaic); To three times the extent or degree; triply
  13. (Trebles) A triple bet on three events. A form of parlay or accumulator.
  14. (Trebles) (or tribbles) - racks of drying ropes often covered with horse or cow hair, used to dry paper in the drying loft. May also be hessian screens used to dry paper flat.
  15. (trebly) 1a. having three parts or uses: threefold. 1b. triple in number or amount.
  16. one bet involving three selections in different events. Returns from a successful first selection are reinvested into the second, ditto the third. All three must succeed for a win. Also called: three play parlay.Similar principles apply to four-fold, five-fold, etc up to and including fourteen-fold.
  17. A bet consisting of 3 selections, all of which must win for the wager to be successful.
  18. The higher frequencies of the audible spectrum.
  19. Select the teams or players you believe will win three separate specified events, eg. winners of three games of rugby union. All bets are placed prior to the first event.
  20. The high voice of a young boy whose voice has not yet broken. See also 'Clef'
  21. The highest-pitched bell in a tower; this is usually, but not necessarily, the lightest.
  22. The upper range of the musical scale (as opposed to bass). * German: diskant.
  23. The highest voice part in harmonic music. In upper half of the whole vocal or tonal range.
  24. also called the "G" clef, which specifies that the second line from the bottom of the staff is designated as "G".
  25. a bet on the winners of three nominated races at the same track.