Meaning of RENDEZVOUS in English


/rahn"deuh vooh', -day-/ ; Fr. /rddahonn de vooh"/ , n. , pl. rendezvous /-voohz'/ ; Fr. /-vooh"/ , v. , rendezvoused /voohd'/ , rendezvousing /-vooh'ing/ .


1. an agreement between two or more persons to meet at a certain time and place.

2. the meeting itself.

3. a place designated for a meeting or assembling, esp. of troops or ships.

4. a meeting of two or more spacecraft in outer space.

5. a favorite or popular gathering place.

v.t. , v.i.

6. to assemble at an agreed time and place.

[ 1585-95; rendez-vous (impv.) present or betake yourselves; see RENDER 1 ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .