Words nearby trice
Origin of trice1
Definition for trice (2 of 3)
verb (used with object), triced, tric·ing. Nautical.
Origin of trice2
OTHER WORDS FROM triceun·triced, adjective
Definition for trice (3 of 3)
Origin of -trice
Examples from the Web for trice
Then he put out the light, settled himself squarely on his back and in a trice was snoring.
In a trice the three women were chatting away like a group of old neighbours!An Engagement of Convenience|Louis Zangwill
And still as fast as he drew near, 'Twas wonderful to view, How in a trice the turnpike men Their gates wide open threw.Graded Poetry: Second Year|Various
And in a trice he was off, as Sally supposed, on his mission.Jolly Sally Pendleton|Laura Jean Libbey
There was a mad stampede and in a trice the street was empty.The Panchronicon|Harold Steele Mackaye