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  1. Encountered

    of Encounter

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  1. Alex
    US English

How to say encountered in sign language?

  1. encountered


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of encountered in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of encountered in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of encountered in a Sentence

  1. Dottie Walters:

    Failure I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.

  2. Sergio Silva:

    All of these insurgents we encountered that day had been fully militarized.

  3. Albert Einstein:

    Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

  4. Pico Rivera:

    It’s the first time I’ve encountered this. It is not a normal thing to happen.

  5. Neil Fraser:

    Vietnam has the highest-performing computer science students I've ever encountered.

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