Rencountering
Rencounter Ren*coun"ter (r?n-koun"t?r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rencountered} (-t?rd); p. pr. & vb/ n. {Rencountering}.] [F. rencontrer; pref. re- + OF. encontrer to encounter. See {Encounter}.] 1. To meet unexpectedly; to encounter. [1913 Webster]

2. To attack hand to hand. [Obs.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster]


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  • Rencounter — Ren*coun ter (r?n koun t?r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rencountered} ( t?rd); p. pr. & vb/ n. {Rencountering}.] [F. rencontrer; pref. re + OF. encontrer to encounter. See {Encounter}.] 1. To meet unexpectedly; to encounter. [1913 Webster] 2. To attack …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rencountered — Rencounter Ren*coun ter (r?n koun t?r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rencountered} ( t?rd); p. pr. & vb/ n. {Rencountering}.] [F. rencontrer; pref. re + OF. encontrer to encounter. See {Encounter}.] 1. To meet unexpectedly; to encounter. [1913 Webster] 2 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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