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synonyms for joust

  • bout
  • contest
  • duel
  • tilt
  • tournament
  • tourney
See also synonyms for: jouster / jousts

antonyms for joust

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  • agreement
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How to use joust in a sentence

There was the early lead-blocking of Grant Williams — a play that resulted in Williams getting dinged with a personal foul — and the elbow joust shortly thereafter that earned Green a technical.
THE WARRIORS’ DEFENSE IS IMPOSSIBLE TO OVERLOOKROBERT O'CONNELLJUNE 8, 2022FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Therefore, said the strong knight, I will joust with thee, for I hate all these that be of Arthur's court.
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR, VOLUME II (OF II)THOMAS MALORY
And these two knights met with Sir Tristram and questioned with him, and asked him if he would joust with them.
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR, VOLUME II (OF II)THOMAS MALORY
Then saw they a knight on horseback well armed, brandishing a spear, crying and proffering himself to joust.
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR, VOLUME II (OF II)THOMAS MALORY
And if ye think that I be weary, and ye have an appetite to joust with me, I shall find you jousting enough.
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR, VOLUME II (OF II)THOMAS MALORY
And therewithal he mounted upon his horse, and took a great spear in his hand ready for to joust.
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR, VOLUME II (OF II)THOMAS MALORY
Fair knight, said that knight, it would beseem a knight to joust and to fight on horseback.
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR, VOLUME II (OF II)THOMAS MALORY
And if she send out any knights, as I suppose she will, for to joust, they shall have both their hands full.
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR, VOLUME II (OF II)THOMAS MALORY
Then anon came forth a knight of the castle, and proffered to joust with the Knight with the Red Shield.
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR, VOLUME II (OF II)THOMAS MALORY
Then on the morn they apparelled them to joust, Sir Gawaine and his four brethren, and did there great deeds of arms.
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR, VOLUME II (OF II)THOMAS MALORY
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WORDS RELATED TO JOUST

  • assault
  • attack
  • battle
  • bear arms
  • box
  • brawl
  • challenge
  • clash
  • cross swords
  • dispute
  • do battle
  • duel
  • exchange blows
  • feud
  • fight
  • joust
  • mix it up
  • ply weapons
  • quarrel
  • scrap
  • scuffle
  • skirmish
  • wage war
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