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synonyms for rencounter

  • challenge
  • discussion
  • game
  • match
  • meeting
  • sport
  • tournament
  • trial
  • meet
  • proving
  • testing
  • trying
  • concours
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antonyms for rencounter

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  • agreement
  • calm
  • peace
  • quiet
  • stillness
  • tranquility
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How to use rencounter in a sentence

I was saved the agony of hearing of this rencounter before my husband came back, or I should have suffered greatly.
THE ADOPTED DAUGHTERELIZABETH SANDHAM
The rencounter came at a heavy moment, one of all moments calculated to permit its impact with the least emotional shock.
TESS OF THE D'URBERVILLESTHOMAS HARDY
Without a thought they began a sort of challenging rencounter with horse-artillery and cavalry.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
His death was occasioned by wounds which he received in the unfortunate rencounter at the Navigator's Islands.
THE VOYAGE OF GOVERNOR PHILLIP TO BOTANY BAYARTHUR PHILLIP
Between these two vessels an unfortunate and silly rencounter followed.
THE NAVAL HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATESWILLIS J. ABBOT.
A brief skirmish ensued—but soon ended, as if by mutual consent—neither commander being willing to hazard a nocturnal rencounter.
GREAT EVENTS IN THE HISTORY OF NORTH AND SOUTH AMERICACHARLES A. GOODRICH
There did every man rencounter his marrow, until the two hundred slew such as matched them.
THE HISTORY OF THE REFORMATION OF RELIGION IN SCOTLANDJOHN KNOX
In this rencounter the Lady proves too nimble, and slips through his Fingers.
A SHORT VIEW OF THE IMMORALITY, AND PROFANENESS OF THE ENGLISH STAGEJEREMY COLLIER
Guy Fawkes lingered for a moment, doubting whether he should mention his rencounter with Humphrey Chetham.
GUY FAWKESWILLIAM HARRISON AINSWORTH
At sight of Mr. Tyrrel in this unexpected rencounter, his face reddened with indignation.
CALEB WILLIAMSWILLIAM GODWIN
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WORDS RELATED TO RENCOUNTER

  • challenge
  • concours
  • discussion
  • game
  • match
  • meet
  • meeting
  • proving
  • rencounter
  • sport
  • testing
  • tournament
  • trial
  • trying
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