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RENDEZVOUS

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does rendezvous mean? 

RENDEZVOUS (noun)
  The noun RENDEZVOUS has 3 senses:

1. a meeting planned at a certain time and place
2. a place where people meet
3. a date; usually with a member of the opposite sex

  Familiarity information: RENDEZVOUS used as a noun is uncommon.


RENDEZVOUS (verb)
  The verb RENDEZVOUS has 1 sense:

1. meet at a rendezvous

  Familiarity information: RENDEZVOUS used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


RENDEZVOUS (noun)


Sense 1rendezvous [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A meeting planned at a certain time and place

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Hypernyms ("rendezvous" is a kind of...):

coming together; meeting (the social act of assembling for some common purpose)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "rendezvous"):

assignation; tryst (a secret rendezvous (especially between lovers))


Sense 2rendezvous [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A place where people meet

Classified under:

Nouns denoting spatial position

Context example:

he was waiting for them at the rendezvous

Hypernyms ("rendezvous" is a kind of...):

place; spot; topographic point (a point located with respect to surface features of some region)


Sense 3rendezvous [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A date; usually with a member of the opposite sex

Classified under:

Nouns denoting groupings of people or objects

Synonyms:

tryst; rendezvous

Hypernyms ("rendezvous" is a kind of...):

appointment; date; engagement (a meeting arranged in advance)


RENDEZVOUS (verb)


Sense 1rendezvous [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Meet at a rendezvous

Classified under:

Verbs of political and social activities and events

Hypernyms (to "rendezvous" is one way to...):

get together; meet (get together socially or for a specific purpose)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s


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