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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.

Idioms for meet

Origin of meet

1
before 900; Middle English meten,Old English gemētan; cognate with Old Norse mœta,Old Saxon mōtian.See moot1
meeter, noun
meat, meet

Definition for meet (2 of 2)

meet2
[ meet ]
/ mit /

adjective Archaic.

suitable; fitting; proper.

Origin of meet

2
First recorded before 1000; Middle English mete, meete, mette, from Old English gemǣte “suitable,” cognate with German gemäss “suitable, appropriate”
meetness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for meet (1 of 2)

meet1
/ (miːt) /

verb meets, meeting or met

noun

meeter, noun
Old English mētan; related to Old Norse mœta, Old Saxon mōtian

British Dictionary definitions for meet (2 of 2)

meet2
/ (miːt) /

adjective

archaic proper, fitting, or correct
meetly, adverb
C13: from variant of Old English gemǣte; related to Old High German māza suitability, Old Norse mǣtr valuable
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Idioms and Phrases with meet

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