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tourney (v.)

c. 1300, from Anglo-French turneier, Old French tornoier "to joust, tilt," literally "turn around," from Vulgar Latin *tornizare, from Latin tornare "to turn" (see turn (v.)). Related: Tourneying.

tourney (n.)

c. 1300, from Anglo-French turnei, Old French tornei "contest of armed men" (12c., Modern French tournoi), from tornoier "to joust, tilt" (see tourney (v.)).

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Definitions of tourney
1
tourney (v.)
engage in a tourney;
2
tourney (n.)
a sporting competition in which contestants play a series of games to decide the winner;
Synonyms: tournament
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