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meet1

meet1

 
pronunciation:
mit
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part of speech: verb
inflections: meets, meeting, met
definition 1: to see and begin to know someone; be introduced to.
My parents met my boyfriend yesterday.
synonyms:
greet
similar words:
welcome
definition 2: to come together and share company by plan or by chance.
We decided to meet at the restaurant at seven o'clock.I was surprised to meet my teacher at the store yesterday.
similar words:
come across, connect, consult, contact, gather, join, unite
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Are you looking for the word meat (the flesh of animals)? Meet and meat sound alike but have different meanings.
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