meet - definición en el diccionario inglés británico y tesauro - Cambridge Dictionaries Online
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “meet” en inglés

See all translations

meetverb

uk   us   /miːt/ (met, met)

meet verb (FOR THE FIRST TIME)

A1 [T or I] to see and talk to someone for the first time: They met at work. I met her in Hawaii. Would you like to meet my sister? Come and meet (= be introduced to) my friend Laura.
More examples

meet verb (COME TOGETHER)

A1 [I or T] to come together with someone intentionally: Lorraine and I meet for lunch once a month. We agreed to meet on Tuesday to discuss the project. The children's club meets every Thursday afternoon. They're meeting with their advisers to draw up a new plan. The president met the UK prime minister in London yesterday.A1 [T or I] to come together with someone without intending to: It's always awkward when you meet someone you know but you can't remember their name. Guess who I met in town today. We met our old neighbours at an auction last Saturday.
More examples

meet verb (SATISFY)

C1 [T] to fulfil, satisfy, or achieve: The workers' demands for higher pay were not met by the management. We haven't yet been able to find a house that meets our needs/requirements. They will only agree to sign the contract if certain conditions are met. Do you think we will be able to meet our deadline/target? [T] to pay: The company has agreed to meet all our expenses.
More examples

meet verb (PLACE)

B1 [T] to wait at a place for someone or something to arrive: Will you meet me at the airport (= be there when the aircraft arrives)?
More examples

meet verb (TOUCH)

[I or T] to touch or join something: There's a large crack where the ceiling meets the wall. The curtains don't quite meet. The horizon is the line where the sky meets the earth.

meet verb (EXPERIENCE)

[T] to experience something: I've never met that kind of problem/system before. He met his death (= he died) in the icy waters of the South Atlantic.
Phrasal verbs

meetnoun [C]

uk   us   /miːt/
US a sports event: a track/swim meet the first meet of the season UK an occasion when people go fox hunting
(Definition of meet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de meet
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “meet” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día
stretch the truth

to say something that is not completely honest in order to make someone or something seem better than it really is

Palabra del día

July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
July 4th, Bastille Day, and the language of revolution.
by Liz Walter,
July 01, 2015
With the USA’s Independence Day on the 4th and France’s Bastille Day on the 14th, July certainly has a revolutionary theme, so this blog looks at words and phrases we use to talk about the dramatic and nation-changing events that these days celebrate. In particular, it focuses on one of the most

Aprende más 

generation pause noun
generation pause noun
July 06, 2015
informal young adults who are not able to do things previously typical for their age group such as buy a home or start a family because of lack of money Meanwhile, a new study released last week revealed a quarter of Brits believe they’ll never own a property, leading them to be

Aprende más