three-peat


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three-peat

(thrē′pēt′)
n.
The third consecutive championship or first-place finish by a single participant in a sports tournament or similar competitive enterprise.

[Blend of three and repeat.]

three-peat

(ˈθri pit, θriˈpit)
1. Trademark. a third consecutive victory, as in a major sports championship.
v.i.
2. to win a third consecutive victory.
[1985–90, Amer.; three + (re)peat]
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The Blue Eagles used to a 13-0 closing run to stop the Soaring Falcons' blistering late-game charge and kick off their three-peat bid on top.
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"There's definitely that fun factor," said Stevenson coach Doug Lillydahl, whose Patriots made it a three-peat by amassing 244.5 points to comfortably outdistance runner-up Plainfield (200.5).
Stephen Curry is excited for the 2018/19 NBA season and hopes to accomplish the rare feat of a three-peat with the Golden State Warriors.
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"I'm going to do my best this year to three-peat and if I was fortunate enough to do that, I think I would join the King, Arnold Palmer, as the only three-peat winner.