Related formssub·meet·ing, noun
Definition for meeting (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), met, meet·ing.
verb (used without object), met, meet·ing.
- to come across; encounter: to meet with opposition.
- to experience; undergo; receive: The visitors met with courtesy during their stay.
- to join, as for conference or instruction: I met with her an hour a day until we solved the problem.
Origin of meet1
SYNONYMS FOR meet
Related formsmeet·er, noun
Can be confusedmeat meet
Examples from the Web for meeting
When we had that meeting in the Caribbean, Jeffrey was holding his own and not only was he a pleasant host, he was pleasant guy.Sleazy Billionaire’s Double Life Featured Beach Parties With Stephen Hawking|M.L. Nestel|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I had the pleasure of meeting Stuart Scott several years ago.Remembering ESPN’s Sly, Cocky, and Cool Anchor Stuart Scott|Stereo Williams|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The resources were what you might expect: Dining room, a media center, a library, a TV room, a meeting room, a computer room.His First Day Out Of Jail After 40 Years: Adjusting To Life Outside|Justin Rohrlich|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
He speaks in a whisper, flanked by the two locals who set up the meeting.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As it stands, I do not believe we are anywhere close to meeting that standard.
He will fly back southeast along the lakeshore to the meeting place.Astounding Stories of Super-Science January 1930|Victor Rousseau
The chief thought left by that meeting was: "Is that how he begins to everyone?"Beyond|John Galsworthy
It was free to exclude from the meeting on arbitrary and even on frivolous grounds.A History of American Christianity|Leonard Woolsey Bacon
In the summer of 1874 baby Theodore was born, and none from Fort Sully came to our annual meeting.Mary and I|Stephen Return Riggs
Mr. Hull spoke briefly of his reason for calling the meeting.Chicago's Awful Theater Horror|Various
British Dictionary definitions for meeting (1 of 3)
British Dictionary definitions for meeting (2 of 3)
verb meets, meeting or met
Derived Formsmeeter, noun
Word Origin for meet
British Dictionary definitions for meeting (3 of 3)
Derived Formsmeetly, adverb
Word Origin for meet
Idioms and Phrases with meeting
In addition to the idioms beginning with meet
- meeting of the minds
- meet one's match
- meet one's Waterloo
- meet the requirements
- meet up with
- meet with
- go (meet) halfway
- make ends meet
- more than meets the eye