: a gathering of people for a particular purpose (such as to talk about business)
: a gathering of people for religious worship
: a situation or occasion when two people see and talk to each other
: an act or process of coming together: as
a : an assembly for a common purpose (as worship)
b : a session of horse or dog racing
: a permanent organizational unit of the Society of Friends
Examples of MEETING
- The club's monthly meeting will be held next Monday evening.
- She was too busy to attend the meeting.
- Let's have a meeting to discuss these problems.
- I wasn't able to talk to him because he was in a meeting.
- They started dating each other soon after their first meeting.
- Their friendship began with a chance meeting at a business convention.
- Tonight's game will be their first meeting of the season.
- a town at the meeting of two rivers
First Known Use of MEETING
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