1

tryst

play
noun \ˈtrist, especially British ˈtrīst\

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 and Etymology of tryst

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


First Known Use: 14th century


2

tryst

verb

Definition of tryst

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to make or keep a tryst

tryster

play \ˈtris-tər, ˈtrīs-\ noun

14th Century

First Known Use of tryst

14th century


TRYST Defined for English Language Learners

1

tryst

play
noun \ˈtrist, especially British ˈtrīst\

Definition of tryst for English Language Learners

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



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