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tour·ney

 (to͝or′nē, tûr′-)
intr.v. tour·neyed, tour·ney·ing, tour·neys
To compete in a tournament.
n. pl. tour·neys
A tournament.

[Middle English torneien, from Old French torneier, from Vulgar Latin *tornizāre, to turn around, from Latin tornāre, to turn in a lathe; see turn.]

tourney

(ˈtʊənɪ; ˈtɔː-) medieval history
n
(Historical Terms) a knightly tournament
vb
(Historical Terms) (intr) to engage in a tourney
[C13: from Old French torneier, from Vulgar Latin tornidiāre (unattested) to turn constantly, from Latin tornāre to turn (in a lathe); see tournament]
ˈtourneyer n

tour•ney

(ˈtʊər ni, ˈtɜr-)
n.
1. a tournament.
v.i.
2. to contend or engage in a tournament.
[1300–50; (v.) Middle English < Old French torneier < Vulgar Latin *tornidiāre to wheel, keep turning < Latin tornus tour; compare turn]

tourney


Past participle: tourneyed
Gerund: tourneying

Imperative
tourney
tourney
Present
I tourney
you tourney
he/she/it tourneys
we tourney
you tourney
they tourney
Preterite
I tourneyed
you tourneyed
he/she/it tourneyed
we tourneyed
you tourneyed
they tourneyed
Present Continuous
I am tourneying
you are tourneying
he/she/it is tourneying
we are tourneying
you are tourneying
they are tourneying
Present Perfect
I have tourneyed
you have tourneyed
he/she/it has tourneyed
we have tourneyed
you have tourneyed
they have tourneyed
Past Continuous
I was tourneying
you were tourneying
he/she/it was tourneying
we were tourneying
you were tourneying
they were tourneying
Past Perfect
I had tourneyed
you had tourneyed
he/she/it had tourneyed
we had tourneyed
you had tourneyed
they had tourneyed
Future
I will tourney
you will tourney
he/she/it will tourney
we will tourney
you will tourney
they will tourney
Future Perfect
I will have tourneyed
you will have tourneyed
he/she/it will have tourneyed
we will have tourneyed
you will have tourneyed
they will have tourneyed
Future Continuous
I will be tourneying
you will be tourneying
he/she/it will be tourneying
we will be tourneying
you will be tourneying
they will be tourneying
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been tourneying
you have been tourneying
he/she/it has been tourneying
we have been tourneying
you have been tourneying
they have been tourneying
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been tourneying
you will have been tourneying
he/she/it will have been tourneying
we will have been tourneying
you will have been tourneying
they will have been tourneying
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been tourneying
you had been tourneying
he/she/it had been tourneying
we had been tourneying
you had been tourneying
they had been tourneying
Conditional
I would tourney
you would tourney
he/she/it would tourney
we would tourney
you would tourney
they would tourney
Past Conditional
I would have tourneyed
you would have tourneyed
he/she/it would have tourneyed
we would have tourneyed
you would have tourneyed
they would have tourneyed
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tourney - a sporting competition in which contestants play a series of games to decide the winnertourney - a sporting competition in which contestants play a series of games to decide the winner
contest, competition - an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants
World Cup - a soccer tournament held every four years between national soccer teams to determine a world champion
elimination tournament - a tournament in which losers are eliminated in successive rounds
open - a tournament in which both professionals and amateurs may play
round robin - a tournament in which every contestant plays every other contestant
Verb1.tourney - engage in a tourneytourney - engage in a tourney      
fight, struggle, contend - be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight; "the tribesmen fought each other"; "Siblings are always fighting"; "Militant groups are contending for control of the country"

tourney

noun
Any competition or test of opposing wills likened to the sport in which knights fought with lances:
Translations

tourney

[ˈtʊənɪ] N (Hist) → torneo m

tourney

n (Hist, US Sport) → Turnier nt