1.1A battle, skirmish, or duel: three little rencounters have happened with the enemy
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- The idea of a Morgan too sensitive for ‘base rencounters’ challenges belief a little, but perhaps it was so.
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early 16th century: from French rencontre (noun), rencontrer 'meet face to face'.
Definition of rencounter in:
- The US English dictionary