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v. t. & i.1.To trust.
[imp. Triste.]
2.A post, or station, in hunting.
3.A secret meeting, or the place of such meeting; a tryst. See Tryst.
George Douglas caused a trist to be set between him and the cardinal and four lords; at the which trist he and the cardinal agreed finally.
- Letter dated Sept., 1543.
a.1.Sad; sorrowful; gloomy.
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I had arrived at that well-known portion of the story where Ethelred, the hero of the Trist, having sought in vain for peaceable admission into the dwelling of the hermit, proceeds to make good an entrance by force.
Mae Prosser yn gymeriad trist, 'dych chi'n gallu gweld hynny yn ei bersonoliaeth, ac mae hynny yn wir am Mathias hefyd - maen nhw'n rhyw fath o adlewyrchiad o'i gilydd.
Aster al Raffah Hospital has announced the appointment of Dr Siva Kumar, a pioneer in the field of neurology, and eminent psychiaA[degrees] trist Dr Moushumi P Mukherjee.
The old enemy, Vutra, has been threatening to take up arms, so the armies of Trist gather to defend their homeland.
Nicholas Trist appears as the conscious-stricken Democrat, who despite his seemingly impeccable partisan credentials--he was Thomas Jefferson's nephew--nonetheless balked at Polk's instructions to take a hard line with Mexican diplomats over territorial concessions.
TAYLOR - Dymuna Olwen, Tina a Gari gwraig a phlant diweddar Richard Taylor, 6, Stryd Fawr, Deiniolen diolch o galon i bawb am bob arwydd o gydymdeimlad yn ystod ei profedigaeth trist.
The derisory sum was revealed by trist fund organisers after a meeting with Phoenix Venture Holdings following the High Court's rejection of a claim against banking giant HBOS.
Wellington, Mar 9( ANI ): Former New Zealand coach David Trist has said Kiwi fast bowler Chris Martin has hit peak form at the age of 37, 11 years of making his Test debut for the Black Caps against the Proteas in Bloemfontein.
Polk, Winfield Scott, Kit Carson, Nicholas Trist, and John Quincy Adams.
The Phase III TRIST results, published in Clinical Cancer Research in November 2010, confirmed the association between a high 5T4 antibody response and enhanced survival in patients treated with TroVax(R).
However, the website's jointfounder Trist Roberts said: "As far as we're aware, we're on safe territory.