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n. - (formerly )An enclosed field for jousting contests.

Usage examples (35)
  • Nor is it possible that Fludd was thinking of a tiltyard.
  • There were races, too, and riding at the quintain on the castle tiltyard.
  • 'Many,' she said, 'but none that you would want to shout across a tiltyard or mention in polite company.
  • There were boys in the tiltyard and in the fields doing their martial exercises, but I was not interested because Richard was not among them. for more
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