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synonyms for jousting

  • battling
  • belligerent
  • boxing
  • brawling
  • contending
  • determined
  • fencing
  • hostile
  • martial
  • militant
  • sparring
  • tilting
  • warmongering
  • wrestling
  • angry
  • argumentative
  • bellicose
  • combative
  • contentious
  • disputatious
  • disputative
  • ferocious
  • hawkish
  • jingoistic
  • militaristic
  • pugnacious
  • quarrelsome
  • ready to fight
  • resolute
  • scrappy
  • truculent
  • unbeatable
  • under arms
  • up in arms
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antonyms for jousting

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  • kind
  • nice
  • peaceful
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How to use jousting in a sentence

And so we went driving along again through a wonderful sea of deep blue rollers jousting on a grey ground.
THE RELIEF OF MAFEKINGFILSON YOUNG
The weight of jousting armour was so great that it was impossible for the wearer to mount without assistance.
ARMOUR & WEAPONSCHARLES 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 & WEAPONSCHARLES JOHN FFOULKES
The jousting was very successful; though some were necessarily discomfited, almost every one contrived to obtain some distinction.
ENDYMIONBENJAMIN DISRAELI
His extensive array of tilting and jousting suits was kept at Greenwich, and an inventory taken of them upon his death.
ARMOUR IN ENGLANDJ. STARKIE GARDNER
Now I will devise it in this way:--tell your father, King Angus, to proclaim a great jousting.
THE STORY OF THE CHAMPIONS OF THE ROUND TABLEHOWARD PYLE
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 at the day of jousting there came in Sir Dinadan disguised, and did many great deeds of arms.
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR, VOLUME II (OF II)THOMAS MALORY
So it fell that time Sir Launcelot heard of a jousting fast by his castle, within three leagues.
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR, VOLUME II (OF II)THOMAS MALORY
As unto that counsel and at the king's request they accorded all, and took on their harness that longed unto jousting.
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR, VOLUME II (OF II)THOMAS MALORY
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WORDS RELATED TO JOUSTING

  • angry
  • argumentative
  • battling
  • bellicose
  • belligerent
  • boxing
  • brawling
  • combative
  • contending
  • contentious
  • determined
  • disputatious
  • disputative
  • fencing
  • ferocious
  • hawkish
  • hostile
  • jingoistic
  • jousting
  • martial
  • militant
  • militaristic
  • pugnacious
  • quarrelsome
  • ready to fight
  • resolute
  • scrappy
  • sparring
  • tilting
  • truculent
  • unbeatable
  • under arms
  • up in arms
  • warmongering
  • wrestling
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.