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synonyms for jousting
- ready to fight
- under arms
- up in arms
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How to use jousting in a sentence
Knights kissed at jousting tournaments and would receive one from the person they protected as thanks for a year of service.
You think the political jousting in the Senate Finance Committee is rough?
And so we went driving along again through a wonderful sea of deep blue rollers jousting on a grey ground.The Relief of Mafeking | Filson Young
The weight of jousting armour was so great that it was impossible for the wearer to mount without assistance.Armour & Weapons | Charles John Ffoulkes
As far as can be gathered from recent research the passe-guard is a reinforcing piece for the right elbow, used for jousting.Armour & Weapons | Charles John Ffoulkes
The jousting was very successful; though some were necessarily discomfited, almost every one contrived to obtain some distinction.Endymion | Benjamin Disraeli
His extensive array of tilting and jousting suits was kept at Greenwich, and an inventory taken of them upon his death.Armour in England | J. Starkie Gardner
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