Definition of triple acrostic in English:

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triple acrostic

Entry from British & World English dictionary


An acrostic in which the first, middle, and last letters of each line form hidden words.
Example sentences
  • Lamentations 3 has 66 verses constituting a triple acrostic with the same curious transposition.
  • I may be trying double and triple acrostics next, kind of like a crossword puzzle.
  • Since then, acrostic puzzles have evolved into double acrostics and triple acrostics.
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