trey

[ trey ]
/ treɪ /

noun

a playing card or a die having three pips.

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Origin of trey

1350–1400; Middle English < Middle French trei(s) < Latin trēs three
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British Dictionary definitions for trey

trey
/ (treɪ) /

noun

any card or dice throw with three spots

Word Origin for trey

C14: from Old French treis three, from Latin trēs
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