Joust - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |dʒaʊst|  American pronunciation of the word joust
Brit.  |dʒaʊst|  British pronunciation of the word joust

noun

- a combat between two mounted knights tilting against each other with blunted lances (syn: tilt)

verb

- joust against somebody in a tournament by fighting on horseback

Examples

The knights jousted against each other.

The minister and I have often jousted with each other.

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: joust
he/she/it: jousts
present participle: jousting
past tense: jousted
past participle: jousted
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