triple-threat
adjective see triple threat

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • triple threat — ☆ triple threat n. 1. a football player who is a skillful runner, passer, and kicker 2. a person who is expert or adept in three fields, skills, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Triple Threat — For the U.S. game show, see Triple Threat (game show); for American football, see Triple threat man. Triple Threat Stable Members See below Former member(s) Shane Douglas De …   Wikipedia

  • triple threat — noun : a football player (as a back) adept at running, kicking, and forward passing * * * 1. an expert in three different fields or in three different skills in the same field. 2. Football. a back who is proficient at running, passing, and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • triple-threat — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: triple threat : adept in three different fields of activity or in three different phases of the same activity an international triple threat man of the arts: he can draw, he can write, and he is an excellent… …   Useful english dictionary

  • triple threat — {n.} A football player who is able to pass, kick, and run all very well. * /The triple threat halfback was the star of the team./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • triple threat — {n.} A football player who is able to pass, kick, and run all very well. * /The triple threat halfback was the star of the team./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • triple threat — noun Date: 1924 1. a football player adept at running, kicking, and passing 2. a person adept in three different fields of activity • triple threat adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Triple Threat — Beim Wrestling gibt es eine Vielzahl von Möglichkeiten, Matches anzusetzen. Dies betrifft die Art und Anzahl der Teilnehmer, die Art und Weise, das Match zu beenden sowie an den Ausgang des Kampfes geknüpfte Bedingungen. Ein Wrestling Match kann… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • triple threat — 1. an expert in three different fields or in three different skills in the same field. 2. Football. a back who is proficient at running, passing, and punting: The triple threat is a rare find for coaches. [1920 25] * * * …   Universalium

  • triple\ threat — noun A football player who is able to pass, kick, and run all very well. The triple threat halfback was the star of the team …   Словарь американских идиом

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