Synonyms for Tierce:


tierce (noun)
terce, troika, tercet, trio, trine, 3, trinity, triplet, deuce-ace, triad, one-third, iii, trey, three, leash, terzetto, third, ternion, ternary.

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Usage examples for tierce

  1. The thrust in tierce was unexpected. – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  2. He gave the cup to the steward and was told to come back for his money after tierce that is, after the service at the third hour of the day, about half way between sunrise and noon. – In the Days of the Guild by Louise Lamprey
  3. Sierra Leone, as originally purchased in 1786, consisted of twenty square miles, for which among other articles of equal value King Naimbanna received a " crimson satin embroidered waistcoat, one puncheon of rum, ten pounds of beads, two cheeses, one box of smoking pipes, a mock diamond ring, and a tierce of pork." – The Congo and Coasts of Africa by Richard Harding Davis