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meeting

 
Noun meeting has 6 senses
  1. meeting - a formally arranged gathering; "next year the meeting will be in Chicago"; "the meeting elected a chairperson"
    --1 is a kind of
    gathering, assemblage
    --1 has particulars:
     board meeting, committee meeting; camp meeting; caucus; conclave; conference; congress; convention; council; forum; plenum; psychotherapy group; stockholders meeting; summit, summit meeting; town meeting
    Derived form: verb meet1
  2. meeting, coming together - the social act of assembling for some common purpose; "his meeting with the salesmen was the high point of his day"
    --2 is a kind of assembly, assemblage, gathering
    --2 has particulars:
     rendezvous; session; socialization, socialisation, socializing, socialising; visit; visit; visit
    Derived forms: verb meet2, verb meet8
  3. meeting, get together - a small informal social gathering; "there was an informal meeting in my livingroom"
    --3 is a kind of social gathering, social affair
    --3 has particulars:
     conventicle; date, appointment, engagement; visit; luncheon meeting, lunch meeting; power breakfast; seance, sitting, session
    Derived forms: verb meet2, verb meet8
  4. meeting, encounter - a casual or unexpected convergence; "he still remembers their meeting in Paris"; "there was a brief encounter in the hallway"
    --4 is a kind of convergence
    --4 has particulars: conjunction, alignment
    Derived form: verb meet1
  5. 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"
    --5 is a kind of convergence, converging, convergency
    --5 has particulars: concourse, confluence
  6. confluence, meeting - a place where things merge or flow together (especially rivers); "Pittsburgh is located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers"
    --6 is a kind of geographic point, geographical point
Verb meet has 13 senses
  1. meet, ran into, encounter, run across, come across, see - come together; "I'll probably see you at the meeting"; "How nice to see you again!"
    Derived forms: noun meeting1, noun meeting4
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  2. meet, get together - get together socially or for a specific purpose
    Derived forms: noun meet1, noun meeter1, noun meeting3, noun meeting2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s PP
  3. converge, meet - be adjacent or come together; "The lines converge at this point"
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Something is ----ing PP
  4. meet, satisfy, fill, fulfill, fulfil - fill or meet a want or need
    --4 is one way to provide, supply, ply, cater
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  5. meet, fit, conform to - satisfy a condition or restriction; "Does this paper meet the requirements for the degree?"
    --5 is one way to match, fit, correspond, check, jibe, gibe, tally, agree
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  6. meet, match, cope with - satisfy or fulfill; "meet a need"; "this job doesn't match my dreams"
    --6 is one way to cope, get by, make out, make do, contend, grapple, deal, manage
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  7. meet - get to know; get acquainted with; "I met this really handsome guy at a bar last night!"; "we met in Singapore"
    Sample sentences:
    Sam and Sue meet
    Sam cannot meet Sue
  8. meet, gather, assemble, forgather, foregather - collect in one place; "We assembled in the church basement"; "Let's gather in the dining room"
    --8 is one way to interact
    Derived forms: noun meeting3, noun meeting2
    Sample sentence:
    The crowds meet in the streets
  9. meet - meet by design; be present at the arrival of; "Can you meet me at the train station?"
    --9 is one way to
    meet, gather, assemble, forgather, foregather
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
  10. 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"
    Derived form: noun meet1
    Sample sentences:
    Sam and Sue meet
    Sam cannot meet Sue
  11. meet, encounter, receive - experience as a reaction; "My proposal met with much opposition"
    --11 is one way to have, experience
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
    => Something is ----ing PP
    => Somebody ----s PP
  12. suffer, meet - undergo or suffer; "meet a violent death"; "suffer a terrible fate"
    --12 is one way to experience, undergo, see, go through
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  13. 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"
    Sample sentences:
    Our properties meet at this point
    His fields meet mine at this point
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