Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Thrice"

The meaning of "Thrice" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does thrice mean?
A: Most people don't use it. To be honest, as cool as I think the word sounds, I've never heard a person use it (in a serious way, at least) in my life.
Q: What does "thrice" (is it a word for saying "three times"?) mean?
A: Yes it means three times, however it is becoming increasingly more archaic. People mainly use it to sound sophisticated/old-fashioned

Example sentences using "Thrice"

Q: Please show me example sentences with though,thrice..
A: There was a time when I would crack my back thrice daily. Though, I haven’t cracked my back for 3 months so far.

I scooped ice cream thrice this time. I wanted a lot of sweetness. Though, I did not think about the reaction my mother would’ve given me.
Q: Please show me example sentences with thrice / thrice-**.
A: No one ever says thrice in the US, so I would not worry about learning how to use it, unless this is homework or something.

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Synonyms of "Thrice" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between thrice and three times ?
A: Three times is more commonly used, I believe thrice is a bit more formal

Other questions about "Thrice"

Q: Which is more common: thrice or three times? And does it apply to both written and spoken English?
A: It’s more common to hear “three times” rather than “thrice

Examples:
•She was paid three times the amount I usually am!

•He was thrice re-elected to the post, twice in 1886, and again in 1892.
Q: can I use 'thrice' abd 'three times' interchangeably? does this sound natural?
A: thrice is an old usage, it's better to say three times
Q: I was thrice as randy. does this sound natural?
A: Thrice just means "three times" just as "twice" means "two times." We rarely use thrice in everyday speech, but you'll be understood by most people.

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