three times


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Adv.1.three times - by a factor of three; "our rent increased threefold in the past five years"
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Billy, strong fella too much ten fella three times.
Filled with pity at the sight of the poor little fellow being knocked helplessly about by the wind, she clapped her hands sharply together three times.
But my grandfather pleaded hard, for he knew the Monkeys would drown in the river with their wings tied, and Quelala said a kind word for them also; so that Gayelette finally spared them, on condition that the Winged Monkeys should ever after do three times the bidding of the owner of the Golden Cap.
She walked, indeed, two or three times back and forth from end to end--it gave her such a pleasant sensation of airy space after her hot little room; and the roof was so broad and flat that she had no fear of falling off.
But she was in a mood when it is almost physically disagreeable to interrupt the stride of one's thought, and she walked up and down two or three times under the trees before approaching his staircase.
An owl with fiery eyes flew three times round them, and three times screamed:
Three times I presented myself to ask his support and three times he ordered his servants to turn me away.
Social dissipation, fiant pilulae quam plurimae: to be taken, feasting, three times a day
Once, twice, thrice, he struck, and three times Little John turned the blows to the left hand and to the right.
I like babies in moderation, but twins three times in succession is TOO MUCH.
Then the Crab gave her a golden rod, and said, 'Go and strike with this rod three times upon the ground on the place which the King showed you, and to-morrow morning the wall will be there.
On the surface of the earth the force of gravity is three times what it is on the surface of Mars.