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KK Pronunciation

〔 ˋmitIŋ 〕


〔 ˊmiːtiŋ 〕

Overview of noun meeting

The noun meeting has 6 senses

  • meeting, group meeting -- (a formally arranged gathering; "next year the meeting will be in Chicago"; "the meeting elected a chairperson")

  • meeting, get together -- (a small informal social gathering; "there was an informal meeting in my living room")

  • meeting, encounter -- (a casual or unexpected convergence; "he still remembers their meeting in Paris"; "there was a brief encounter in the hallway")

  • meeting, coming together -- (the social act of assembling for some common purpose; "his meeting with the salesmen was the high point of his day")

  • merging, meeting, coming together -- (the act of joining together as one; "the merging of the two groups occurred quickly"; "there was no meeting of minds")

  • confluence, meeting -- (a place where things merge or flow together (especially rivers); "Pittsburgh is located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers")

Overview of verb meet

The verb meet has 13 senses

  • meet, run into, encounter, run across, come across, see -- (come together; "I'll probably see you at the meeting"; "How nice to see you again!")

  • meet, get together -- (get together socially or for a specific purpose)

  • converge, meet -- (be adjacent or come together; "The lines converge at this point")

  • meet, satisfy, fill, fulfill, fulfil -- (fill or meet a want or need)

  • meet, fit, conform to -- (satisfy a condition or restriction; "Does this paper meet the requirements for the degree?")

  • meet, match, cope with -- (satisfy or fulfill; "meet a need"; "this job doesn't match my dreams")

  • meet, gather, assemble, forgather, foregather -- (collect in one place; "We assembled in the church basement"; "Let's gather in the dining room")

  • meet -- (get to know; get acquainted with; "I met this really handsome guy at a bar last night!"; "we met in Singapore")

  • meet -- (meet by design; be present at the arrival of; "Can you meet me at the train station?")

  • meet, encounter, play, take on -- (contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle; "Princeton plays Yale this weekend"; "Charlie likes to play Mary")

  • meet, encounter, receive -- (experience as a reaction; "My proposal met with much opposition")

  • suffer, meet -- (undergo or suffer; "meet a violent death"; "suffer a terrible fate")

  • touch, adjoin, meet, contact -- (be in direct physical contact with; make contact; "The two buildings touch"; "Their hands touched"; "The wire must not contact the metal cover"; "The surfaces contact at this point")