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Definition of "treble" []

  • Triple: "treble reason for loving as well as working while it is day” ( George Eliot). (adjective)
  • Music Relating to or having the highest part, voice, or range. (adjective)
  • High-pitched; shrill. (adjective)
  • Music The highest part, voice, instrument, or range. (noun)
  • Music A singer or player that performs this part. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "treble" in a sentence
  • "Like Inter, Bayern Munich are eyeing a title treble from the Champions League, domestic league and national cup."
  • "Bayern lead Schalke by two points with four games left and in midweek declared the Bundesliga their primary target in a title treble quest."
  • "PREVIEW: High-flying Munich visit Leverkusen race towards a title treble when they face another big Bundesliga test at Bayer Leverkusen after their Champions Manchester United."