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three-way

(thrē′wā′)
adj.
1. Having, permitting, or indicating passage in three directions: a three-way valve.
2. Having three participants or ingredients: a three-way tie; three-way chili.

three-way

adj
1. providing connections to three routes from a central point
2. involving three things or people
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.three-way - involving three parties or elements; "a tripartite treaty"; "a tripartite division"; "a three-way playoff"
many-sided, multilateral - having many parts or sides
Translations

three-way

[ˈθriːweɪ] ADJ [conversation] → entre tres personas; [race, competition, debate] entre tres personas, grupos etc (Comm) → entre tres compañías; [mirror] → de tres lunas
three-way splitdivisión f en tercios
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The pair carded four under-par 66s to be three shots off the clubhouse lead that was shared three-ways by Woody Austin, Steve Stricker and South African Tim Clark.
Well, I hear a lot of my female friends say their boyfriends ask about three-ways. So I always say, "Ask them to do it too." I like the idea of a homophobic guy having to experience how it feels.
"I've always heard women complain about their boyfriends wanting them to have three-ways with other women," says first-time film director Lane Janger, "and I just thought it would be funny to turn that around." The result is the buoyant, pansexual Just One Time, premiering April 16 at the Los Angeles Independent Film Festival, in which one such put-upon young woman demands her fireman fiance (Janger) get it on with his gay admirer (Guillermo Diaz).