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Translation of "meet" - English-Spanish dictionary

meet

verb   /miːt/ ( past tense and past participle met)
A1 to come to the same place as someone else quedar (con) We met for coffee last Sunday. I met an old friend at a party last Saturday.
A1 to see and speak to someone for the first time conocer(se) ‘This is Helen.’ ‘Pleased to meet you.’
B1 to wait at a place for someone or something to arrive ir a buscar a They met me at the airport.
B1 If a group of people meet, they come to a place in order to do something. quedar, verse The group meets every Thursday.
→  Phrasal verbs meet up
(Definition of meet from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

meet

verb /miːt/ ( past tense, past participle met /met/)
to come face to face with (eg a person whom one knows), by chance encontrar, encontrarse con She met a man on the train.
(sometimes, especially American, with with) to come together with (a person etc), by arrangement encontrar, reunirse con, citarse, quedar The committee meets every Monday.
to be introduced to (someone) for the first time conocer Come and meet my wife.
to join unirse Where do the two roads meet?
to be equal to or satisfy (eg a person’s needs, requirements etc) satisfacer Will there be sufficient stocks to meet the public demand?
to come into the view, experience or presence of encontrar A terrible sight met him / his eyes when he opened the door.
to come to or be faced with encontrar He met his death in a car accident.
(with with) to experience or suffer; to receive a particular response sufrir; recibir She met with an accident The scheme met with their approval.
to answer or oppose responder (a) We will meet force with greater force.
meeting noun
an act of meeting encuentro The meeting between my mother and my husband was not friendly.
a gathering of people for discussion or another purpose reunión I have to attend a committee meeting.
meet (someone) halfway
to respond to (someone) by making an equal effort or a compromise llegar a un acuerdo I’ll invest $5,000 in this venture if you meet me halfway and do the same.
(Definition of meet from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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