intransitive verb tour·ney \ˈtr-nē, ˈtər- also ˈtr-\

Definition of TOURNEY

:  to perform in a tournament

Origin of TOURNEY

Middle English, from Anglo-French torneier, to twist, whirl around, fight, tourney, from tur, tourn turning, circuit
First Known Use: 14th century


plural tourneys

Definition of TOURNEY

Examples of TOURNEY

  1. <progressed to the final round of the tennis tourney>

First Known Use of TOURNEY

14th century

Rhymes with TOURNEY


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