Definition of 'meeting'
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The student union is the social key to meeting people with similar interests. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Apparently sometimes they discuss his hair at union meetings. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Senior staff held furtive meetings to discuss their options. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Members will not be paid and the first meeting will be in the new year. Times, Sunday Times (2016) People began organising meetings behind my back. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They have come to meetings with the older guys and learnt what we were doing and how we were running the team. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A chance meeting can turn friendship into romance. The Sun (2016)I think that first meeting was more emotional for them than for me. Times, Sunday Times (2017)But he added:'It was clear this was not just a business meeting. The Sun (2017)Beware those who insist on meeting before discussing their fee - it's a sales ruse? Times, Sunday Times (2016) Business meetings can take place without phones. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There is still a lot to be said for meeting people face to face. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We want constructive dialogue with the unions and this meeting was part of that. The Sun (2010)What makes its products incapable of meeting competition from new or different products? MANAGING FOR RESULTS (1986)Treasury officials will also attend the meeting. Times, Sunday Times (2011)You can do this each week before your staff meeting together. Christianity Today (2000)She was more for going out and meeting people. Times, Sunday Times (2008)So about eight of us went to the next union meeting. Lost Voices of the Edwardians: 19011910 in the words of the Men & Women Who Were There (2006)The meeting is also expected to impose further sanctions. Times, Sunday Times (2011)What seems like a chance meeting with a friend from the past will have a lucky outcome for the whole family. The Sun (2009)We had no chance of meeting. The Sun (2009)You couldn't have a proper business meeting over it. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They are all you need for Flat racing 's finest meeting. The Sun (2011)
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Translations for 'meeting'
British English: meeting /ˈmiːtɪŋ/ NOUN
A meeting is an event at which a group of people come together to discuss things or make decisions.
He travels to the city regularly for business meetings.
- American English: meeting
- Arabic: اجْتِمَاعٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: reunião
- Chinese: 会议
- Croatian: sastanak
- Czech: schůzka
- Danish: møde
- Dutch: vergadering
- European Spanish: reunión encuentro
- Finnish: tapaaminen kokous
- French: réunion
- German: Treffen
- Greek: συνάντηση
- Italian: incontro
- Japanese: 会議
- Korean: 만남
- Norwegian: møte
- Polish: spotkanie zebranie
- European Portuguese: reunião
- Romanian: întâlnire
- Russian: встреча
- Spanish: reunión
- Swedish: möte
- Thai: การประชุม
- Turkish: buluşma
- Ukrainian: зустріч
- Vietnamese: cuộc họp
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