Definition of tryst noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//trɪst//
; NAmE NAmE//trɪst//
(literary or humorous)
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a secret meeting between lovers Word Origin late Middle English (originally Scots): variant of obsolete trist ‘an appointed place in hunting’, from French triste or medieval Latin trista.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: tryst