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Adj.1.three-year-old - three years of age
young, immature - (used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth; "young people"
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(θriː) noun
1. the number or figure 3.
2. the age of 3.
1. 3 in number.
2. aged 3.
having three (of something). a three-page letter.
ˌthree-diˈmensional adjective
(abbreviation 3–D) having three dimensions, ie height, width and depth.
three-ˈquarter adjective
not quite full-length. a three-quarter (-length) coat.
ˈthree-year-old noun
a person or animal that is three years old.
(of a person, animal or thing) that is three years old.
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After each repulse, when the old wolf sheered abruptly away from the sharp-toothed object of his desire, he shouldered against a young three-year-old that ran on his blind right side.
The three-year-old grew too ambitious in his fierceness.
There was no telling what the outcome would have been, for the third wolf joined the elder, and together, old leader and young leader, they attacked the ambitious three-year-old and proceeded to destroy him.
And in the business of love the three-year-old, who had made this his first adventure upon it, yielded up his life.
One of the horses, a sleek, dark-brown three-year-old, seeing the dog, started away, switched its tail and snorted.
When they reached a gravel path behind the house the Frenchman pulled Pierre by the arm and pointed to a round, graveled space where a three-year-old girl in a pink dress was lying under a seat.
After finishing one from last in his only previous ride of the day in race one, Mairs came to the fore in a six furlong sprint when he partnered three-year-old filly Twisted Sensation to a narrow victory by a head over the three-year-old and upward fillies and mares.
Abu Dhabi Police honoured an Emirati volunteer for helping a three-year-old girl meet actor Padmasree Bharat Mammootty.
A three-year-old child was fatally stabbed by his granduncle early Sunday in Mobo in the province of Masbate after taking him and his mother hostage.
LAHORE -- A three-year-old minor burnt to death,while seven other persons received severe burn injuries when fire erupted at their house near Allah ho roundabout, Johar town area here on Thursday.
MARDAN -- A heartless woman gunned down a woman and her three-year-old son, living in neighborhood over suspicion of having illicit relations where her husband.
MARDAN: A woman gunned down a woman and her three-year-old son, living in theneighborhood over suspicion of having illicit relations with her husband.