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tryst

play
noun \ˈtrist, especially British ˈtrīst\

Simple Definition of tryst

  • : a meeting by lovers at a secret time or place

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of tryst

  1. 1 :  an agreement (as between lovers) to meet

  2. 2 :  an appointed meeting or meeting place

Examples of tryst in a sentence

  1. <both lovers had to hurry to keep their noontime tryst in the park>



Origin of tryst

Middle English triste appointed station for hunters, probably from trist, trust confidence, trust


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with tryst


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tryst

intransitive verb

Definition of tryst

  1. :  to make or keep a tryst

tryster play \ˈtris-tər, ˈtrīs-\ noun


14th Century

First Known Use of tryst

14th century



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