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Synonyms for joust

Synonyms for joust

any competition or test of opposing wills likened to the sport in which knights fought with lances

Synonyms for joust

a combat between two mounted knights tilting against each other with blunted lances

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joust against somebody in a tournament by fighting on horseback

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This is a two-part show - the first set in a long narrow jousting arena before relocating up the hill for the second half.
Jousting was history's first extreme sport, giving knights practice between wars.
It's the first time the Knights of Nottingham have gone back to Belvoir in 10 years to perform their popular jousting show.
Loxwood brides and grooms who choose to hold their bespoke handfasting wedding ceremony in the Loxwood Meadow and dine at the medieval banquet, will be treated with their guests to exclusive seats in the Royal Pavilion for a fully armoured jousting tournament.
"I left my life in Australia to pursue my dream of continuing jousting in Europe.
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Nicky is a professional rider who regularly jousts on the continent and has trained horses for jousting for over ten years.
As the place where Robert Dudley famously wooed Tudor England's most powerful woman, Queen Elizabeth, Kenilworth is aptly the first of four English Heritage castles to see a woman jousting against men this summer.
Summary: Adrenaline junkies in the country are getting set for an exciting afternoon of jousting, races, competitive eating, paddling, puzzles and more -- all with the aim of claiming the top spot at the much anticipated 'Survival of the Fittest' challenge at Yas Waterworld.
English Heritage has revived the colourful jousting extravaganza at Belsay after a six-year gap.
The series Full Metal Jousting had its premiere last night, and it features the real thing, not the fake theatrical jousting you see at Renaissance fairs.