- Consisting of three united; multiplied by three; threefold; as, a triple knot; a triple tie."By thy triple shape as thou art seen." [Dryden.]
- Three times repeated; treble. See Treble.
- One of three; third.(Obs)
Etymology: L. triplus; tri-see Tri-) + -plus, as in duplus double: cf. F. triple. See Double, and cf. Treble