Definition: meeting place; meeting at a set time or place; V.
Definition: meeting place; meeting at a set time or place; V.
Sentences Containing 'rendezvous'
The general rendezvous of this gang of miscreants was on the Arkansas side of the river, where they concealed their negroes in the morasses and cane brakes.
``No,''replied he;``I will not be caught like a fool at a first disclosure by a rendezvous under the clock, as they say at the opera balls.
``No, not precisely; however, I think it was something very like a rendezvous.''
The Frenchman asked for a rendezvous; Teresa gave him one only, instead of Teresa, it was Beppo who was on the steps of the church of San Giacomo.''
One of Low's most famous cartoons, "Rendezvous", was first published in the "Evening Standard" on 20 September 1939.
On 10 February "Peto" sailed to rendezvous with . On 19 February, she attacked a ship with three escorts and one of her torpedoes struck home.
Rendezvous in July () is a 1949 French comedy film directed and written by Jacques Becker.
The Fur Rendezvous Festival (usually called Fur Rendezvous, Fur Rondy, or simply Rondy) is an annual winter festival held in Anchorage, Alaska in late February.
In 2012, Fur Rendezvous was selected as the number one winter carnival in the world by the National Geographic Traveler.
The name "Fur Rendezvous" derives from swap meets at which fur trappers would gather to sell their winter harvests.
As the fur trade was then the second-largest industry in Alaska, folding it into the event seemed natural, and it was renamed the "Winter Sports Tournament and Fur Rendezvous" from 1937, and later just Fur Rendezvous.
Fur Rendezvous was canceled during the war years, but resumed in 1946, when the festival began to draw visitors from Outside, and has been held every year since.
In 2012, she participated in "Rendez-vous en terre inconnue".
The flagship show which premiered on March 19, 2008, has become a weekly rendezvous for its vast audience.
On 12 June, she made rendezvous with and ; and, two days later, the destroyer escort took position in the screen while fueling operations were in progress.
On 2 September, "Wesson" got underway to rendezvous with and and proceed in company with the escort carriers to Manus in the Admiralty Islands.
The force arrived at Seeadler Harbor, Manus, on 10 September and, four days later, sortied for a rendezvous off the Palau Islands in the Western Carolines.
On 10 December, "Wesson", as part of a supply group, again made rendezvous with TF 38 for fueling and aircraft replacement.
On the 7th, the ship got underway, with a task unit consisting of five oilers and three escorts, for a rendezvous east of the Philippines.
Following orbital insertion, Soyuz TMA-08M immediately began rendezvous operations.
With these parameters, Soyuz performed eight further rendezvous burns over the next five hours of flight.
They reached an elevation of on its south side, but ran short of time for an Azure Lake boat rendezvous and had to retreat through the Goat Creek valley.
In the seventeenth century, that bridge of memories, the old Pont Neuf of Paris, was the rendezvous of quacksalvers and mountebanks.
"Badger" put to sea on 17 April to rendezvous with sistership and guided missile destroyer escort , and "Kiska" for the voyage to the western Pacific.
Late in the evening of the 26th, she put to sea to rendezvous with the rest of the "Ranger" task group.
He arrives at the rendezvous spot in time to see his two buddies swimming to shore with the fake fin.
The survivors retired to a planned rendezvous point at 05:30, the battalion too understrength to achieve its other secondary objectives.
However, casualties were light and within ninety minutes the glider-borne troops had gathered at their rendezvous points.
Premier rendez-vous (US title: "Her First Affair") is a 1941 French comedy film starring Danielle Darrieux.
When it became apparent during the voting that "Rendez-vous" would be the clear winner with the jury, audience bewilderment turned to anger.
There were jeers, whistles and catcalls, and many walked out in disgust before "Rendez-vous" was reprised.
"Rendez-vous" reached the Belgian top 30, but a follow up single, "Manimeme", went unnoticed and the group soon disbanded.
Angelov gave him details for a rendezvous with the GRU next to the British Museum in London after his return.
He told her how she had written some of her best work with Jermaine Dupri, and recommended she travel to Atlanta for a brief studio rendezvous.
He worked in the Mission Control Center for several Space Shuttle missions from STS-1 on, specialising in orbital rendezvous techniques.
There von Mücke arranged a rendezvous with the German freighter "Choising", which transported he and his men to the Ottoman city of Hodeida in Yemen.
Woodson's" Torpedo Squadron 8, missed the rendezvous with their fighter cover.
TriDAR provides guidance information that can be used to guide a vehicle during rendezvous and docking operations in space.
The last portion of the crew day was spent preparing and checking out all of the tools used during rendezvous.
Prior to docking commander Poindexter guided "Discovery" through the standard Rendezvous Pitch Maneuver (RPM).
They turned north and then northeast to try to rendezvous with the main body of the Grand Fleet.
He learns of the deaths of Alister Cullen and Jebediah d'Alcara on January 10, 918, and later makes a clandestine rendezvous with Tavis O'Neill.
The duo infiltrate "The Contessa" and rendezvous with Sarah and Mary.
Cold Bay was the rendezvous point for the Attu Island invasion force.
It was also the rendezvous of pleasure-seekers from Western countries.
This to such an extent that in time there was, for him, only one escape, a fatal rendezvous.
The highest point on Rendezvous Mountain is Rendezvous Peak ().
The hike down the Rendezvous Mountain Trail to the Granite Canyon Trail has a descent of over .
This included a scheduled rendezvous with on 6 November.
The two payloads were to rendezvous in low earth orbit and then head to the moon from there.
More Vocab Wordsdefunct - dead; no longer in use or existence
rationalize - make rational; devise false reasons for (one's behavior); offer an excuse; give a plausible reason for an action in place of a true, less admirable ones; N. rationalization
tether - tie (an animal) with a rope or tether; N: rope or chain to which an animal is tied; limit of one's endurance; Ex. the end of one's tether
encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
motley - multi-colored (as of a garment worn by a jester); mixed; heterogeneous; CF. jester: one who jests (as a paid fool at medieval courts)
adorn - decorate
scuffle - struggle confusedly; move off in a confused hurry; N. CF. scuffling twins ?
protagonist - leader or noticeable supporter of an idea; chief character in a play or story
voluminous - having great volume (as of a garment or container); bulky; large
detonation - explosion