Definition of Tiltyard

1. Noun. (formerly) an enclosed field for tilting contests.

Generic synonyms: Yard



Definition of Tiltyard

1. n. A yard or place for tilting.

Definition of Tiltyard

1. Noun. (alternative form of tilt-yard) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Tiltyard

1. an area for jousting contests [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tiltyard

tilth
tilths
tilting
tilting board
tilting disc valve
tilting disc valve prosthesis
tiltings
tiltmeter
tiltmeters
tiltorama
tiltoramas
tiltrotor
tiltrotors
tilts
tilty
tiltyard (current term)
tiltyards
tim-whiskey
tim-whiskies
timal
timaline
timar
timarau
timaraus
timariot
timariots
timars
timba
timbal
timbale

Literary usage of Tiltyard

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1. A Select Collection of Old Plays: In Twelve Volumes ; with Additional Notes by Isaac Reed, Robert Dodsley, Octavius Gilchrist, John Payne Collier (1825)
"Master tiltyard. Did I not tell you these turtles were together ? Mistress tiltyard. ... Mistress tiltyard. How her head burns! feel how her pulses work. ..."

2. The War Office, Past and Present by Owen Wheeler (1914)
"the " most sumptuous Tournament ever celebrated" was held in the tiltyard. From time to time many a " veray parfit gentil knyghte," such as Sir Philip ..."

3. The Works of William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare (1901)
"The Poet had no doubt witnessed some of these " courtly pastimes," as held by her Majesty in the tiltyard at Westminster, or by proud Leicester in the ..."

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