- having three corners: a three-cornered hat.
- pertaining to or involving three persons, parties, or things: The candidates were deadlocked in a three-cornered tie.
Origin of three-cornered
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Examples from the Web for three-cornered
If it were a three-cornered fight, I might yet bear my part.The Prisoner of Zenda
Bring me that three-cornered, blue bottle from the cupboard, Susie.Tabitha's Vacation
Ruth Alberta Brown
Would it have been in that three-cornered strip that runs along by the road?Torchy As A Pa
He was intercepted, and the argument took on a three-cornered aspect.The Huntress
The leaf grows on a three-cornered stalk, and is about a yard long.On the Banks of the Amazon