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tryst

tryst

 
 
pronunciation:
trIst
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a meeting held at a specified time and place, esp. a secret meeting of lovers; rendezvous.
His wife never found out about his frequent trysts, but it seems likely that she suspected.
synonyms:
rendezvous
similar words:
meeting, tete-a-tete
definition 2: an agreement, esp. a secret one by lovers, to meet at a specified time and place; assignation.
synonyms:
assignation
similar words:
appointment, date, engagement
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: trysted, trysting, trysts
definition: esp. of lovers, to meet or make an agreement to meet, often secretly.
similar words:
elope, meet, rendezvous
derivation: tryster (n.)