What does Meeting mean?

Definitions for Meeting
ˈmi tɪŋMeet·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Meeting.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. meeting, group meeting(noun)

    a formally arranged gathering

    "next year the meeting will be in Chicago"; "the meeting elected a chairperson"

  2. meeting, get together(noun)

    a small informal social gathering

    "there was an informal meeting in my living room"

  3. meeting, encounter(noun)

    a casual or unexpected convergence

    "he still remembers their meeting in Paris"; "there was a brief encounter in the hallway"

  4. meeting, coming together(noun)

    the social act of assembling for some common purpose

    "his meeting with the salesmen was the high point of his day"

  5. merging, meeting, coming together(noun)

    the act of joining together as one

    "the merging of the two groups occurred quickly"; "there was no meeting of minds"

  6. confluence, meeting(noun)

    a place where things merge or flow together (especially rivers)

    "Pittsburgh is located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers"

Wiktionary

  1. meeting(Noun)

    A gathering of people/parties for a purpose.

    We need to have a meeting about that soon.

  2. meeting(Noun)

    The people at such a gathering, as a collective.

    What has the meeting decided.

  3. meeting(Noun)

    An encounter between people, even accidental.

    They came together in a chance meeting on the way home from work.

  4. meeting(Noun)

    A place or instance of junction or intersection.

    Earthquakes occur at the meeting of tectonic plates.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Meeting

    of Meet

  2. Meeting(noun)

    a coming together; an assembling; as, the meeting of Congress

  3. Meeting(noun)

    a junction, crossing, or union; as, the meeting of the roads or of two rivers

  4. Meeting(noun)

    a congregation; a collection of people; a convention; as, a large meeting; an harmonius meeting

  5. Meeting(noun)

    an assembly for worship; as, to attend meeting on Sunday; -- in England, applied distinctively and disparagingly to the worshiping assemblies of Dissenters

Freebase

  1. Meeting

    In a meeting, two or more people come together to discuss one or more topics, often in a formal setting.

Editors Contribution

  1. meeting

    A gathering of people for a specific purpose.

    There was a community meeting every week where they all loved to have fun and arrange things.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 15, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Meeting' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #629

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Meeting' in Written Corpus Frequency: #497

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Meeting' in Nouns Frequency: #160

How to pronounce Meeting?

  1. Alex
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say Meeting in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Meeting in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Meeting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Meeting in a Sentence

  1. Kevin Cramer:

    It was just President Donald Trump and me... President Donald Trump wanted me to come back in and talk about it. I thought it was great. I felt honored to be there. We extended our meeting probably by 10 minutes just President Donald Trump and me.

  2. Tom Roseen:

    While investors were keeping a keen eye on the FOMC (Federal Open Market Committee) meeting, which concluded on Wednesday on a more hawkish note than some anticipated, taxable-fixed income mutual funds took in small amounts of net new money - $348 million-plus, with ETF investors ... withdrawing $700 million, interestingly, though, both investors types were net purchasers of municipal bond funds, injecting $877 million into conventional open-end funds and $314 million for ETFs, respectively.

  3. Bonnie Eisenman:

    If (I) show up to a tech meeting, I am usually asked where my boyfriend is, it's an environment where people just don't expect you to be there.

  4. Foreign Secretary Perfecto Yasay:

    I am just saying this to dispel the reports that have been said that China came out victorious in the ASEAN meeting because we precisely agreed to not mentioning the arbitral award, the Arbitral award is a matter between China and the Philippines.

  5. Richard Hofstadter:

    A university is not a service station. Neither is it a political society, nor a meeting place for political societies. With all its limitations and failures, and they are invariably many, it is the best and most benign side of our society insofar as that society aims to cherish the human mind.

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