Threes in a sentence πŸ”Š

Definition of Threes

plural of three | threesΒ pl (plural only) | The age of three; three years old. The boy in his threes is just learning to talk.

Short Example Sentence for Threes

  • 1. I bent myself to the threes and fours again. πŸ”Š
  • 2. By twos and threes they slipped out. πŸ”Š
  • 3. Then by twos and threes they began to desert. πŸ”Š
  • 4. The women arrived in twos and threes to draw water. πŸ”Š
  • 5. They were then bound in threes to stakes and prepared themselves for death. πŸ”Š
  • 6. They came by twos and threes and dozens, until the field was full of them. πŸ”Š
  • 7. By twos and threes they slouched away, trying to look unconcerned. πŸ”Š
  • 8. Clearly, it was 5022, unless they had mistaken threes for twos. πŸ”Š
  • 9. By twos and threes the guests began to arrive, and went up stairs. πŸ”Š
  • 10. They've been dropping across in twos and threes since ten o'clock. πŸ”Š
  • 11. Groups of Dervishes in twos and threes were then within 100 yards. πŸ”Š
  • 12. In twos and threes the players stamped up the stairs, laughing, jostling. πŸ”Š
  • 13. They tramped off in threes and twos, making a bad, mean, humiliated exit. πŸ”Š

How to use Threes in a Sentence?

  • 1. They were thumping him by twos and threes and tens till his eyes turned round and round. πŸ”Š
  • 2. Soon dinner was over, and the guests began to stray by twos and threes to the ballroom. πŸ”Š
  • 3. The heroes fell from their seats first by ones, but ere the last in threes and fours. πŸ”Š
  • 4. They loitered in twos and threes about the wide street, which was drab with patches of dirty snow. πŸ”Š
  • 5. However I studied its threes and fours steadily for some time; then my attention flagged. πŸ”Š
  • 6. Our lads who were wounded came down the road in batches of twos and threes to the dressing stations. πŸ”Š
  • 7. While he was writing he heard the people coming in twos and threes along the road back to their houses for the night. πŸ”Š
  • 8. The hovels are dotted in groups of threes and fours in every corner where one would not expect to find them. πŸ”Š
  • 9. In twos and threes and small groups the girls came hurrying in answer to the call of the tinkling bell. πŸ”Š
  • 10. Go and sit down again and study this table till you know the threes and the fours and the fives and the sixes, perfectly. πŸ”Š
  • 11. Male flowers consist of a perianth without corolla, the sepals arranged by threes in two or three whorls. πŸ”Š
  • 12. In twos and threes the girls stood making plans for next year, or talking over the events of the day. πŸ”Š
  • 13. They'll make him pat balls back to the bowler which he'd cut for twos and threes if he was left to himself. πŸ”Š
  • 14. By twos and threes he would send out his sons to their labors, bidding them travel to their destination in the cheapest possible way. πŸ”Š
  • 15. Their scouts came on in clumps of twos and threes which extended over some mile of front, the centre of the line heading for the drift. πŸ”Š
  • 16. The country children see them as lambs' tails, dangling in twos and threes in the gentle air. πŸ”Š
  • 17. To them, sitting there, by ones and twos and threes the refugees came straggling in to gather for the night around their own fires. πŸ”Š
  • 18. The sub retreated to his hiding-place, for the men were beginning to return, straggling up in groups of threes and fours. πŸ”Š
  • 19. We used to see their bodies by twos and threes and half-dozens being carried to the Armenian cemetery where they were buried. πŸ”Š
  • 20. Nuts are put before the fire in pairs, instead of by threes as in Ireland, and named for a lover and his lass. πŸ”Š
  • 21. They stood in droves, in the sheltered entrances of the halls, and occasionally darted out by ones and twos and threes to rescue distressed co-eds. πŸ”Š
  • 22. Then by twos and threes they drifted away to their homes, talking in bated undertone, or shuffling silently along, staring straight before them. πŸ”Š
  • 23. Gentlemen call either singly, in couples, by threes or fours and sometimes even more, in carriages or on foot, as they choose. πŸ”Š
  • 24. Muttering, shrugging, shaking their heads, they dispersed, going off in two and threes to take cover from the wind-driven sand. πŸ”Š
  • 25. In twos and threes and larger clusters the picnic party began to move off the ground back towards the Manor House. πŸ”Š
  • 26. Singly and by twos and threes those palely gleaming figures moved toward the altar, until more than a hundred of them were crowded together before the sanctuary rail. πŸ”Š
  • 27. The men who were booked for the same lecture as the girls were standing in twos and threes a little distance away, or strolling up and down the flagged pathways. πŸ”Š