Definition of Triste

1. n. A cattle fair.



Definition of Triste

1. Adjective. (rare) sad ¹

2. Noun. (UK dialect) A cattle fair. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Triste

1. sad [adj] - See also: sad

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Triste

trispaston
trispectra
trispectrum
trisphosphate
trisphosphates
trisplanchnic
trispyrazolylborate
trispyrazolylborates
trist
tristability
tristable
tristar
tristate
triste (current term)
tristearate
tristearin
tristearins
tristed
tristesse
tristetraprolin
tristeza
tristezas
tristful
tristfully
tristfulness
tristfulnesses
tristich
tristichia

Literary usage of Triste

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1. The History of Fiction: Being a Critical Account of the Most Celebrated by John Colin Dunlop (1816)
"... LE triste,1 in which is related the history of their son, who. was the fruit of the interviews procured for these lovers by the accommodating Dinas. ..."

2. Harper's New Monthly Magazine by Henry Mills Alden (1874)
"The tree where the few survivors foregathered after that triste Noche, or saddest of night«, is still preserved—a sacred memento to our Spanish-blooded ..."

3. A Library of American Literature from the Earliest Settlement to the Present by Arthur Stedman, Edmund Clarence Stedman (1894)
"If he could not entirely abolish human sacrifices, derived from the Aztecs, he at least restricted them, to slaves and captives." NOCHE triste, OR "THE ..."

4. Journal of a Tour in the United States, Canada and Mexico by Winefred Howard of Glossop (1897)
"... de la Noche triste"—Guadalupe-Hidalgo. IN Mexico city ! The sun had set and the rapid twilight almost given place to the shades of night as we entered ..."

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