follow Dictionary.com

How do you spell Hannukah?

terce

[turs] /tɜrs/
noun, Ecclesiastical
1.
tierce (def 3).
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for terces

terce

/tɜːs/
noun
1.
(mainly RC Church) the third of the seven canonical hours of the divine office, originally fixed at the third hour of the day, about 9 a.m.
Word Origin
a variant of tierce
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for terce

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for terces

8
9
Scrabble Words With Friends