meet

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈmiːt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/mit/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(mēt)


Inflections of 'meet' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
meets
v 3rd person singular
meeting
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
met
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
met
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

meet

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. meet me [the president, his parents]
  2. I'll meet you [at nine, at the coffee shop, there]
  3. meeting [a friend, his lover]
  4. meet [the staff, your customers]
  5. meet with your [boss, professor]
  6. meet up with your [friends, coworkers]
  7. meet up for [drinks, dinner]
  8. meet for [coffee, dinner, sex]
  9. they meet [on Friday, every Tuesday]
  10. meet at the [airport, office, club, restaurant]
  11. meet in [person, public]
  12. meet to [discuss, decide, debate, have dinner]
  13. meet and greet [their fans, parents]
  14. meet people with similar [needs, desires, goals]
  15. meet other [singles, people, students]
  16. pleased to meet you
  17. we first met [when, back in]
  18. the first time we met
  19. we've already met
  20. met through [family, friends, a mutual friend]
  21. meet the [needs, expectations, requirements] of
  22. meet your [standards, criteria, targets]
  23. meet or [exceed, surpass, beat]
  24. [must, have to] meet
  25. [helps, assists] in meeting
  26. the two [roads, highways, lines] meet
  27. the [lines] meet at [an intersection, a point, an angle, a right angle]
  28. has gone to meet his maker
n
  1. a [national, high school, professional, regional, major] meet
  2. [an athletics, a track, a decathlon, a race, a swim] meet
  3. a [national] [athletics] meet
  4. [hold, host, arrange, televise] [an athletics] meet
  5. [a night, a day, an evening, a weekend] meet
  6. [pulled out of, withdrew from, confirmed for] the meet
  7. won her [race, event] at the meet
n as adj
  1. the meet [line-up, competitors, results, runners]
  2. is holding a meet-and-greet [for, in, to]
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