a meeting or conference of heads of state, especially to conduct diplomatic negotiations and ease international tensions.
any meeting or conference of top-level officials, executives, etc.
- Also called summit, summit conference.
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How to use summit meeting in a sentence
Young said he views this historic summit meeting in Washington as “the beginning of a new age of globalization.”The American Elite Embraces a New Africa at D.C. Summit | Eleanor Clift | August 6, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Netanyahu, whose relationship with Obama has been fraught since their first summit meeting in 2009, denies having taken sides.
It was a summit meeting such as he had never dreamed possible, a summit meeting without benefit of long foreign minister's debate.The Delegate from Venus | Henry Slesar
Cultural definitions for summit meeting
Direct personal negotiations between heads of governments, especially meetings that took place between the leaders of the United States and the former Soviet Union.
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