Trio meaning

trē'ō
The definition of a trio is a group of three people or things.

An example of a trio is two boys and a girl.

An example of a trio is a band with a guitarist, drummer and bassist.

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A group of three.
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Any group of three persons or things.
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A group of three people or things.
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A group of three musicians.
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(music) A piece of music written for three musicians.
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(music) A passage in the middle of a minuet, frequently in a different key.
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Any cocktail made with a spirit, a liqueur, and a creamy ingredient.
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Origin of trio

  • French composition for three voices from Italian tri- three (from Latin trei- in Indo-European roots) (du)o duet duo
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition