Translation of "meet" - English-Russian dictionary

meet

verb uk us /miːt/ (past tense and past participle met /met/)
COME TOGETHER [ I, T ]

A1 to come to the same place as someone else by arrangement or by chance

встречать(ся)
We met for coffee last Sunday.
I met my old English teacher while trekking in the Alps.
Each student meets with an adviser at the start of the school year.
INTRODUCE [ I, T ]

A1 to see and speak to someone for the first time

знакомиться
I've always wanted to meet a movie star.
"This is Helen." "Pleased to meet you."
GROUP [ I ]

B1 If a group of people meet, they come to a place in order to do something.

собираться (вместе)
PLACE [ T ]

B1 to wait at a place for someone or something to arrive

встречать (на вокзале и т. д.)
They met me at the airport.
ENOUGH [ T ]

to be a big enough amount or of a good enough quality for something

соответствовать, удовлетворять (требованиям и т. д.)
This old building will never meet the new fire regulations.
Can your product meet the needs of a wide range of consumers?
ACHIEVE [ T ]

to be able to achieve something

выполнять, достигать
He met every goal he set for himself.
to meet a deadline
JOIN [ I, T ]

to join something

сходиться, соприкасаться
There's a large crack where the ceiling meets the wall.
→ See also make ends meet

(Translation of “meet verb” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)