tryst
[ trist, trahyst ]
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Part of Speech noun
Origin + Etymology
Late Middle English (originally Scots): variant of obsolete trist ‘an appointed place in hunting’, from French triste or medieval Latin trista
Synonyms
  • rendezvous
  • appointement
  • date
  • engagement
  • meeting
Antonyms
  • division
  • seperation
Definition
a private romantic rendezvous between lovers
Example
The two secret lovers planned a tryst for the middle of May in the Bahamas.
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