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meet meaning and definition

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MEET noun

Definition of meet (noun)

  1. a meeting at which a number of athletic contests are held

MEET verb

Definition of meet (verb)

  1. come together
  2. get together socially or for a specific purpose
  3. be adjacent or come together
  4. fill or meet a want or need
  5. satisfy a condition or restriction
    • "Does this paper meet the requirements for the degree?"
    • synonyms: conform to, fit
  6. satisfy or fulfill
    • "meet a need"; "this job doesn't match my dreams"
    • synonyms: cope with, match
  7. collect in one place
  8. get to know; get acquainted with
    • "I met this really handsome guy at a bar last night!"; "we met in Singapore"
  9. meet by design; be present at the arrival of
    • "Can you meet me at the train station?"
  10. contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle
  11. experience as a reaction
  12. undergo or suffer
    • "meet a violent death"; "suffer a terrible fate"
    • synonyms: suffer
  13. 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"
    • synonyms: adjoin, contact, touch

MEET adjective

Definition of meet (adjective)

  1. being precisely fitting and right
    • "it is only meet that she should be seated first"
    • synonyms: fitting
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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