Today's Word "Troika"

A group of three persons on

Published in Vocabulary

troika \TROI-kuh\ (noun) - 1 : A group of three persons, nations, etc. united in power or acting in unison. 2 : A Russian vehicle drawn by three horses harnessed side-by-side.

"Convinced that absolute authority was too much for any single body, Aaron wupported a collective presidency made up of three member states serving together as a troika for two and a half years."


From Russian troika, from troe (three).


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