Definition of Tournaments

1. Noun. (plural of tournament) ¹



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Definition of Tournaments

1. tournament [n] - See also: tournament

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tournaments

touristifies
touristify
touristifying
touristlike
touristry
tourists
touristscape
touristscapes
touristy
tourmaline
tourmalines
tourmate
tourmates
tourn
tournament
tournaments (current term)
tournedos
tourneries
tournery
tourney
tourneyed
tourneying
tourneys
tourniquet
tourniquet poditis
tourniquet test
tourniquets
tourns
tournure
tournures

Literary usage of Tournaments

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1. Chivalry by Francis Warre Cornish (1908)
"CHAPTER V tournaments Noble cavalry and plebeian infantry—tournaments a military training—In later times a mere pageant—Combats of champions—Pe'sonal ..."

2. The History of Chivalry Or Knighthood and Its Times. by Charles Mills (1825)
"tournaments AND JOUSTS. ... Sports Their Superiority to those of Greece and Rome Origin of tournaments Reasons for holding them Practice in Arms Courtesy By ..."

3. The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction by Reuben Percy, John Timbs (1839)
"THE tournaments so long famous in Europe, and so often anathematized by the Church, ... The tournaments materially differed from all these games; ..."

4. Encyclopaedia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature by Francis Lieber, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford (1831)
"That this u ¡is a prevailing practice at tournaments, may be proved from the ... Thence it саше, that those knights, whose right to appear at tournaments ..."

5. The Play Movement and Its Significance by Henry Stoddard Curtis (1917)
"ORGANIZED tournaments In order to secure effective organization of play for the summer vacation, it seems to be almost necessary that tournaments should be ..."

6. The Tribune Book of Open-air Sports by Ottmar Mergenthaler, Henry Hall (1887)
"tournaments are held annually at Newport under the auspices of the National ... Dr. Dwight has been and is the moving spirit in the annual tournaments, ..."

7. Scenes and Characters of the Middle Ages by Edward Lewes Cutts (1872)
"ON tournaments. j]HE romances, confirmed as they are by such documents as we have referred to in our last paper, may be taken as perfectly safe authorities ..."

8. Scenes and Characters of the Middle Ages by Edward Lewes Cutts (1872)
"ON tournaments. |HE romances, confirmed as they are by such documents as we have referred to in our last paper, may be taken as perfectly safe authorities ..."

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