Definition of "meeting" [meet•ing]

  • The act or process or an instance of coming together; an encounter. (noun)
  • An assembly or gathering of people, as for a business, social, or religious purpose. (noun)
  • Meeting of the minds Agreement; concord. (idiom)

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Use "meeting" in a sentence
  • "I imagine that most writers blanch and shudder upon meeting meeting meeting*, then reach for the internalized thesaurus..."
  • "We look forward to the next Senior Officials meeting to be held next year in Cartagena, Colombia and the Ministerial meeting� in the Philippines in 2003."
  • "The next meeting, in this case, would be an “adjourned meeting” of the same session."