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Definition of Rencounter

Rencounter
Rencounter Ren*coun"ter, v. i. To meet unexpectedly; to encounter in a hostile manner; to come in collision; to skirmish.
Rencounter
Rencounter Ren*coun"ter (r?n-koun"t?r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Rencountered (-t?rd); p. pr. & vb/ n. Rencountering.] [F. rencontrer; pref. re- + OF. encontrer to encounter. See Encounter.] 1. To meet unexpectedly; to encounter. 2. To attack hand to hand. [Obs.] --Spenser.
Rencounter
Rencounter Ren*coun"ter, n. [F. rencontre, from renconter to meet.] 1. A meeting of two persons or bodies; a collision; especially, a meeting in opposition or contest; a combat, action, or engagement. The justling chiefs in rude rencounter join. --Granville. 2. A causal combat or action; a sudden contest or fight without premeditation, as between individuals or small parties. The confederates should . . . outnumber the enemy in all rencounters and engagements. --Addison. Syn: Combat; fight; conflict; collision; clash.

Meaning of Rencounter from wikipedia

- this happy incident General Putnam, by continuing his march, escaped a rencounter with a greatly superior force, which must have proved fatal to his whole...
- 1858-59 Publication date: 1864. Aiton, William (1821), A History of the Rencounter at Drumclog, and Battle at Bothwell Bridge, in the Month of June, 1679...
- the Agriculture of the County of Bute, Glasgow, 1816. A History of the Rencounter at Drumclog and Battle at Bothwell Bridge, Hamilton, 1821. An Inquiry...
- to fight their enemies. Many of the enemy's forces were killed in this rencounter by Felim and his people, upon the island and outside the island; all excommunicated...
- Worth, Texas area. The Elite: The Chosen Few, 2007, ISBN 1-4241-7647-6 Rencounter (By R. Adam Solo), 2001, ISBN 0-7388-5402-6 As the Crow Flies (By R. Adam...
- valour and courage: The colonel himself was unfortunately killed in a rencounter he had with the brazen-wall regiment of horse; but notwithstanding of...
- ‘General View of the Agriculture of the County of Bute’; ‘A History of the Rencounter at Drumclog and Battle at Bothwell Bridge’; ‘An Inquiry into the Pedigree...
- conduct of Alexander Sutherland, John Murray, and William Mackames, they rencounter with John Mackay and his company at a place called Torran Dubh, beside...
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