Definitions for meeting
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word meeting.
meeting, group meetingnoun
a formally arranged gathering
"next year the meeting will be in Chicago"; "the meeting elected a chairperson"
meeting, get togethernoun
a small informal social gathering
"there was an informal meeting in my living room"
a casual or unexpected convergence
"he still remembers their meeting in Paris"; "there was a brief encounter in the hallway"
meeting, coming togethernoun
the social act of assembling for some common purpose
"his meeting with the salesmen was the high point of his day"
merging, meeting, coming togethernoun
the act of joining together as one
"the merging of the two groups occurred quickly"; "there was no meeting of minds"
a place where things merge or flow together (especially rivers)
"Pittsburgh is located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers"
A gathering of people/parties for a purpose.
We need to have a meeting about that soon.
The people at such a gathering, as a collective.
What has the meeting decided.
An encounter between people, even accidental.
They came together in a chance meeting on the way home from work.
A place or instance of junction or intersection.
Earthquakes occur at the meeting of tectonic plates.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: from meet.
If the fathers and husbands of those, whose relief this your meeting intends, were of the houshold of faith, then their relicts and children ought not to be strangers to the good that is done in it, if they want it. Thomas Sprat, Sermons.
Since the ladies have been left out of all meetings except parties at play, our conversation hath degenerated. Jonathan Swift.
Let’s be revenged on him; let’s appoint him a meeting, and lead him on with a fine baited delay. William Shakespeare.
A meeting is when two or more people come together to discuss one or more topics, often in a formal or business setting, but meetings also occur in a variety of other environments. Meetings can be used as form of group decision making.
a coming together; an assembling; as, the meeting of Congress
a junction, crossing, or union; as, the meeting of the roads or of two rivers
a congregation; a collection of people; a convention; as, a large meeting; an harmonius meeting
an assembly for worship; as, to attend meeting on Sunday; -- in England, applied distinctively and disparagingly to the worshiping assemblies of Dissenters
In a meeting, two or more people come together to discuss one or more topics, often in a formal setting.
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
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'meeting' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #629
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'meeting' in Written Corpus Frequency: #497
Rank popularity for the word 'meeting' in Nouns Frequency: #160
The numerical value of meeting in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of meeting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
I just heard the news as I was coming out of the meeting here so it took me by surprise, and I took the time prior to this press conference to call John directly, john Boehner is a good man -- he is a patriot, he cares deeply about the House, an institution for which he has served for a long time, he cares about his constituency and he cares about America.
There should be no one-on-one meeting between this President and Mr. Russian President Vladimir Putin.
I promise that I will go to all of his Masses -- and with satisfaction. I left the meeting this morning impressed, very impressed by his knowledge, his wisdom, modesty, and by all the virtues that we know he has.
This is obviously an historic meeting, it was time for us to try something new.
It would be good if I could reach an agreement during my meeting with the president, but when President Barack Obama climb a mountain, the last step is always the hardest, ultimately, what needs to happen is for both countries to make a political decision.
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- اِجْتِماع, مَجْلِسArabic
- reunió, trobadaCatalan, Valencian
- zasedání, setkání, shromáždění, účastník, schůzeCzech
- Teilnehmer, Sitzung, Versammlung, Zusammenkunft, Beratung, Besprechung, Treffen, TreffpunktGerman
- reunión, encuentroSpanish
- نشست, برخورد, همایش, دیدار, انجمنPersian
- tapaaminen, kokous, yhtymäkohta, kohtaaminen, palaveri, sauma, risteyskohtaFinnish
- rencontre, réunionFrench
- coinneamh, coinneachadhScottish Gaelic
- मिलन, सभा, बैठकHindi
- tárgyalás, találkozó, találkozás, megbeszélésHungarian
- ժողով, հավաքույթArmenian
- temu, pertemuanIndonesian
- kunveno, asemblajo, asemblo, renkontroIdo
- incrocio, incontro, riunioneItalian
- 会, 会合, ミーティングJapanese
- کۆبوونهوه, ئهنجومهنKurdish
- congregatio, contio, occursusLatin
- средба, состанок, собир, меѓаMacedonian
- beraad, samenkomst, raakvlak, ontmoetingsplaats, treffen, bijeenkomst, vergadering, ontmoeting, zitting, overleg, raakpuntDutch
- møteNorwegian Nynorsk
- reunião, encontroPortuguese
- совещание, встреча, собрание, пересечение, заседание, стыкRussian
- मिलन, सभाSanskrit
- sretaj, susret, sretSerbo-Croatian
- بیٹھک, سبھاUrdu
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