Origin of triple threat
Words nearby triple threat
How to use triple threat in a sentence
Still, throughout the pandemic, the three-time Helen Hayes Award-winning actor and genuine triple threat has proved resilient and, in his words, lucky.Actor Bobby Smith on making a living in a pandemic|Patrick Folliard|January 14, 2021|Washington Blade
When communism was a threat, it was construed as a communist plot.
But this war jumps from city to city, depending the threat of the day.Pentagon Doesn’t Know How Many People It’s Killed in the ISIS War|Nancy A. Youssef|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But his solution to this metastasizing threat is, in some ways, counterintuitive.
“The threat streams to U.S. interests and Western interests are off the chart,” he said.
The Perfect Storm writer talks combat brotherhood and the threat posed by growing wealth inequality.Sebastian Junger on War, Loss, and a Divided America|The Daily Beast Video|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
When rapidly deposited, as by artificial precipitation, triple phosphate often takes feathery, star- or leaf-like forms.
The sediment usually contains abundant amorphous phosphates and crystals of triple phosphate and ammonium urate.
That cold, sneering voice, with its note of threat, was like a hand of ice upon his overheated brain.
At the beginning of 1917 I was offered the chance of production in a triple bill if I cut it down into a two-act play.First Plays|A. A. Milne
Her voice was stern; it bore to the girl's ears a subtle, unworded repetition of the threat the Marquise had already voiced.
Other Idioms and Phrases with triple threat
A person who is adept in three areas, as in She's a triple threat on the editorial staff—she can edit, write, and design pages. This term comes from football, where it signifies a player who is good at running, passing, and kicking. [c. 1920] Also see hat trick.