verb (used without object)
Words nearby joust
Origin of joust
OTHER WORDS FROM joustjoust·er, noun
Examples from the Web for joust
They begin with a joust where Gautier pierces Bernier with his lance between his ribs.The ‘GOT’ Red Viper and Mountain Duel, and a History of Medieval Trial by Combat|Steven Isaac|June 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then said he to the knights, “I have just seen a knight who will fight full well at the joust toward which we go.”The Legends Of King Arthur And His Knights|James Knowles
Looks like tin armor and I tell you she is ready for a joust, too!Back at School with the Tucker Twins|Nell Speed
All those who witnessed the jousting were filled with amazement, and said it cost him dear to joust with such a goodly knight.Four Arthurian Romances|Chretien DeTroyes
And therewithal King Arthur was wood wroth, and thought to have made him ready to joust.
And when he had done so I might not for shame but I must joust with him.