Origin of three-peatblend of three and repeat
An example of a three-peat is when the Los Angeles Lakers basketball team won the NBA finals from 2000-2002.
Origin of three-peatBlend of three repeat
(third-person singular simple present three-peats, present participle three-peating, simple past and past participle three-peated)
- (US, slang) A third successive win.
- He even pulled off the unimaginable, with two three-peat championships separated by a semi-retirement.
- This time, the company has pulled off a three-peat - or is that a four- or five-peat?