Definition of threequel in English:

threequel

noun

  • The third film, book, etc. in a series; a second sequel.

    • ‘In 1977, the opening crawl of Star Wars - announcing the film as ‘Episode IV: A New Hope ‘- stoked an endless stream of sequels, threequels and prequels.’

Origin

1980s: from three + sequel.

Pronunciation

threequel