/miːt/verb(past tense and past participlemet/met/)
COME TOGETHER[I, T]›to come to the same place as someone else by arrangement or by chance: 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]›to see and speak to someone for the first time: I've always wanted to meet a movie star."This is Helen." "Pleased to meet you."
GROUP[I]›If a group of people meet, they come to a place in order to do something: The shareholders meet once a year to discuss profits.
PLACE[T]›to wait at a place for someone or something to arrive: They met me at the airport.
ENOUGH[T]›to be a big enough amount or of a good enough quality for something: 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: He met every goal he set for himself.to meet a deadline
JOIN[I, T]›to join something: There's a large crack where the ceiling meets the wall. → See alsomake ends meet