(in prescriptions) three times.
Other definitions for ter- (2 of 4)
a combining form meaning “thrice,” used in the formation of compound words: tercentennial.
Other definitions for ter. (3 of 4)
(in prescriptions) rub.
Other definitions for ter. (4 of 4)
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How to use ter in a sentence
Gerard ter Borch made headlines, while his rival in Delft was painting maids with earrings.
That “lack” may be precisely why pre-modern Dutchmen so preferred ter Borch.
I don't want ter see ennybody put upon, nor noways sufferin', ef so be's I kin help; but thet ain't ennythin' stronary, ez I know.
I've always hed a reel mean feelin' about 'em; I didn't want ter come nigh 'em, nor ter hev 'em come nigh me.
I allow we shan't never set eyes on ter her, Jos. I've got jest thet feelin' abaout it.
British Dictionary definitions for ter-
three, third, or three times: tercentenary
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