Definition of tricentenary in US English:



  • another term for tricentennial
    • ‘The world-famous purveyor of fine teas is celebrating its tricentenary this year.’
    • ‘Sikhs in the Indian state of Punjab celebrate the tricentenary of the Sikh holy book the Guru Granth Sahib.’
    • ‘If you want fireworks for the tricentenary, by all means that can be arranged.’
    • ‘Now, having been informed by the Diary of the forthcoming Turpin tricentenary, he is busy planning another bash.’
    • ‘The Durrow tri-centenary celebrations continued with a bumper bank holiday weekend of events.’