noun Also rencontre.
verb (used with or without object)
Examples from the Web for rencounter
But perhaps at this remote season the embarrassment of a rencounter would not have been intense.The Hand of Ethelberta|Thomas Hardy
Guy Fawkes lingered for a moment, doubting whether he should mention his rencounter with Humphrey Chetham.Guy Fawkes|William Harrison Ainsworth
The ladies were the judges in these feats of chivalry, and put an end to the rencounter whenever they judged it expedient.
The thought of my quest, a moment driven out by this rencounter, revived in my mind.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 13 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
Very possibly, while I am writing he is telling his rencounter with the wizard, for he tells it to every stranger—Metropolitan.