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Meaning of “three” in the English Dictionary

"three" in British English

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threenumber

uk   us   /θriː/
A1 the ​number 3: I've got three ​sisters. School ​finishes at three (o'clock).

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(Definition of three from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"three" in American English

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threenumber

 us   /θri/
3: Ann-Marie has three ​children. a three-bedroom ​house Three can also ​mean three o’clock.
(Definition of three from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “three”
in Korean 3, 셋…
in Arabic ثَلاثة…
in Malaysian tiga, tiga tahun…
in French trois, trois ans…
in Russian три…
in Chinese (Traditional) (數字)三…
in Italian tre…
in Turkish üç, üç rakamı…
in Polish trzy…
in Spanish tres, tres años de edad…
in Vietnamese số 3, lên ba…
in Portuguese três…
in Thai ตัวเลขหรือจำนวนสาม, อายุสามปี…
in German die Drei…
in Catalan tres…
in Japanese 3, 3の…
in Chinese (Simplified) (数字)3…
in Indonesian tiga, umur 3 tahun…
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