6 letter word starting with tri

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
tribal adjective Of or pertaining to a tribe or tribes; as, a tribal scepter.
tricae plural of Trica
tricky adjective Given to tricks; practicing deception; trickish; knavish.
tricot noun A fabric of woolen, silk, or cotton knitted, or women to resemble knitted work.
triens noun A Roman copper coin, equal to one third of the as. See 3d As, 2.
trifid adjective Cleft to the middle, or slightly beyond the middle, into three parts; three-cleft.
trifle noun A thing of very little value or importance; a paltry, or trivial, affair., A dish composed of sweetmeats, fruits, cake, wine, etc., with syllabub poured over it., To act or talk without seriousness, gravity, weight, or dignity; to act or talk with levity; to indulge in light or trivial amusements., To make of no importance; to treat as a trifle., To spend in vanity; to fritter away; to waste; as, to trifle away money.
trigon noun A figure having three angles; a triangle., A division consisting of three signs., Trine, an aspect of two planets distant 120 degrees from each other., A kind of triangular lyre or harp., A kind of game at ball played by three persons standing at the angular points of a triangle.
trigyn noun Any one of the Trigynia.
trillo noun A trill or shake. See Trill.
trimly adverb In a trim manner; nicely.
trinal adjective Threefold.
tringa noun A genus of limicoline birds including many species of sandpipers. See Dunlin, Knot, and Sandpiper.
triole noun Same as Triplet.
tripel noun Same as Tripoli.
triple adjective Consisting of three united; multiplied by three; threefold; as, a triple knot; a triple tie., Three times repeated; treble. See Treble., One of three; third., To make threefold, or thrice as much or as many; to treble; as, to triple the tax on coffee.
triply adverb In a triple manner.
tripod noun Any utensil or vessel, as a stool, table, altar, caldron, etc., supported on three feet., A three-legged frame or stand, usually jointed at top, for supporting a theodolite, compass, telescope, camera, or other instrument.
tripos noun A tripod., A university examination of questionists, for honors; also, a tripos paper; one who prepares a tripos paper.
triste imp. of Trist, A cattle fair.
tristy adjective See Trist, a.
triton noun A fabled sea demigod, the son of Neptune and Amphitrite, and the trumpeter of Neptune. He is represented by poets and painters as having the upper part of his body like that of a man, and the lower part like that of a fish. He often has a trumpet made of a shell., Any one of many species of marine gastropods belonging to Triton and allied genera, having a stout spiral shell, often handsomely colored and ornamented with prominent varices. Some of the species are among the largest of all gastropods. Called also trumpet shell, and sea trumpet., Any one of numerous species of aquatic salamanders. The common European species are Hemisalamandra cristata, Molge palmata, and M. alpestris, a red-bellied species common in Switzerland. The most common species of the United States is Diemyctylus viridescens. See Illust. under Salamander.
trityl noun Propyl.
triune adjective Being three in one; — an epithet used to express the unity of a trinity of persons in the Godhead.
trivet noun A tree-legged stool, table, or other support; especially, a stand to hold a kettle or similar vessel near the fire; a tripod., A weaver’s knife. See Trevat.