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meet1

meet1

 
 
pronunciation:
mit
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: meets, meeting, met
definition 1: to come face to face with; encounter.
Mel met Ann while he was waiting for the bus.
 
synonyms:
encounter
antonyms:
miss
similar words:
bump into, come across, confront, cross, face, greet, happen upon, hit, run across
definition 2: to be introduced to.
My parents will meet my teachers tonight.
synonyms:
greet
similar words:
acquaint with, welcome
definition 3: to satisfy.
The trip met all of their hopes for a wonderful vacation.
synonyms:
fulfill
similar words:
abide by, comply with, gratify
definition 4: to gather together for a meeting.
The chess club will meet next Tuesday.
synonyms:
assemble, convene, gather
similar words:
cluster, collect, concentrate, congregate, muster, rally
definition 5: to come together; join.
Look for a sign where the two roads meet.
synonyms:
intersect
antonyms:
separate
similar words:
adjoin, connect, cross, join
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a gathering of athletes for a contest.
Jefferson High School won the track meet.
 
synonyms:
competition
similar words:
assembly, contest, engagement, game, match, race, tournament
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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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