Definitions for rendezvousˈrɑn dəˌvu, -deɪ-; -ˌvuz; ˌvud; -ˌvu ɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ren•dez•vousˈrɑn dəˌvu, -deɪ-; -ˌvuz; ˌvud; -ˌvu ɪŋ(n.; v.)(pl.)-vous; -voused; -vous•ing

  1. (n.)an agreement to meet at a certain time and place.

  2. the meeting itself.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  3. a place designated for a meeting or assembling, as of troops.

  4. a meeting of two or more spacecraft in outer space.

    Category: Aerospace

  5. a popular gathering place.

  6. (v.i.)to assemble at an agreed time and place.

Origin of rendezvous:

1585–95; < MF, n. use of rendez-vous (impv.) present yourselves; see render1

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rendezvous(noun)

    a meeting planned at a certain time and place

  2. rendezvous(noun)

    a place where people meet

    "he was waiting for them at the rendezvous"

  3. tryst, rendezvous(verb)

    a date; usually with a member of the opposite sex

  4. rendezvous(verb)

    meet at a rendezvous


  1. rendezvous(Noun)

    A meeting or date.

    I have a rendezvous with a friend in three weeks.

  2. rendezvous(Noun)

    An agreement to meet; a location or time agreed upon to meet.

    u201CGet the party started at the rendezvous at oh six hours.u201D

  3. rendezvous(Verb)

    To meet at an agreed time and place.

    Let's rendezvous at the bordello at 8:00 and go from there.

  4. Origin: From rendez-vous, from rendez, second person plural of rendre + vous.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rendezvous(noun)

    a place appointed for a meeting, or at which persons customarily meet

  2. Rendezvous(noun)

    especially, the appointed place for troops, or for the ships of a fleet, to assemble; also, a place for enlistment

  3. Rendezvous(noun)

    a meeting by appointment

  4. Rendezvous(noun)

    retreat; refuge

  5. Rendezvous(verb)

    to assemble or meet at a particular place

  6. Rendezvous(verb)

    to bring together at a certain place; to cause to be assembled

Translations for rendezvous

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


an agreement to meet someone somewhere

They had made a rendezvous to meet at midnight.

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