noun, plural tri·os.
- trio sonata,
Origin of trio
Examples from the Web for trio
The trio formed the Sad Boys collective, with Sherm and Gud on production and Lean manning the mic.The Cult of Yung Lean: ‘I’m Building An Anarchistic Society From the Ground Up’|Marlow Stern|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
On Wednesday afternoon, the trio turned themselves in to the police.
Additionally, the so-called DDG-1000 can also carry either a pair of helicopters or a single helicopter and a trio of drones.Can the Navy's $12 Billion Stealth Destroyer Stay Afloat?|Dave Majumdar|October 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now, the actress is back with a trio of standout performances in indie films.
Rivers herself was the hardest-working person in Hollywood the trio said.Melissa Rivers: Life After Joan—A Funny, Moving Celebration on a Special 'Fashion Police'|Tim Teeman|September 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then he shifted his gaze to the trio, eying them in a silence which was broken by Mr. Braden.The Land of Strong Men|Arthur M. Chisholm
A misunderstanding between the trio resulted in the withdrawal of the two medical men before the structure was completed.Florida: Past and present|Samuel Curtis Upham
Slightly to one side, the sleek line of a British cruiser was visible, and beyond it a trio of lean, wolfish destroyers.The Caves of Fear|John Blaine
To her great satisfaction, Mabel was bracketed with her for the same day, and Dora Maxwell completed the trio.A Fourth Form Friendship|Angela Brazil
Madame Schumann played finely in Mendelssohn's quintet, and a trio of Beethoven's.George Eliot's Life, Vol. III (of 3)|George Eliot
noun plural trios
- a group of three singers or instrumentalists or a piece of music composed for such a group
- a subordinate section in a scherzo, minuet, etc, that is contrastive in style and often in a related key