how to pronounce trice


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trice is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of trice


  1. To drag or haul, especially with a rope; specifically (nautical) to haul or hoist and tie up by means of a rope.
  2. To pull, to pull out or away, to pull sharply.


  1. A pulley, a windlass (“form of winch for lifting heavy weights, comprising a cable or rope wound around a cylinder").
  2. Now only in the phrase in a trice: a very short time; an instant, a moment.


  1. A surname​.

trice frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word trice occurs in english on average 0 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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