TristTrist\, n. [See Tryst.]1. Trust. [Obs.] 2. A post, or station, in hunting. [Obs.] --Chaucer. 3. A secret meeting, or the place of such meeting; a tryst. See Tryst. [Obs.] 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.
TristTrist\, a. [F. triste, L. tristis.] Sad; sorrowful; gloomy. [Obs.] --Fairfax.