noun, plural ren·con·tres [ren-kon-terz; French rahn-kawn-truh]. /rɛnˈkɒn tərz; French rɑ̃ˈkɔ̃ trə/.
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Before his rencontre with Ripperda at the Cardinal's, he had penetrated all the secrets of the Altheim apartments.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
"Read out all the times mentioned in the last witness's evidence," directed Kerry, undisturbed by the rencontre.Dope|Sax Rohmer
The two sixth-form boys hoped to pass by unobserved, as they did not wish for a rencontre with our hero under such circumstances.Eric, or Little by Little|Frederic W. Farrar
Coming back in the cars, I had a rencontre that makes me gnash my teeth yet.A Confederate Girl's Diary|Sarah Margan Dawson
It was very odd—she had not a shade of a reason for it—but neither had she mentioned that rencontre to her friend.Sword and Gown|George A. Lawrence