meet

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 /miːt/

For the verb: "to meet"

Simple Past: met
Past Participle: met

WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations/Traduzioni principali
meet viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (become acquainted)conoscere vtr
 Alla festa c'erano molte persone da conoscere.
meet [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (encounter: [sb])incontrare vtr
 I met someone today who said he knew you.
 Oggi ho incontrato uno che diceva di conoscerti.
meet viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (get together)incontrarsi vi pron
 Where would you like us to meet?
 Dove vorresti che ci incontrassimo?
meet [sb]/[sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (greet)  (un arrivo)accogliere vtr
   (un arrivo)aspettare, attendere vtr
 The whole family will meet our flight at the airport.
 Tutta la famiglia accoglierà il nostro volo all'aeroporto.
meet [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (get together)incontrarsi vi pron
 They're meeting one another at the cinema.
 Si incontreranno al cinema.
meet [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (be introduced)  (far conoscere)presentare vtr
 I'd like you to meet my friend James.
 Mi piacerebbe presentarti il mio amico.
 
Additional Translations
meet nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (convention, get-together)raduno nm
  incontro nm
 There will be a motorcycle meet at the park on Saturday.
 Ci sarà un raduno di motociclisti sabato al parco.
meet nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (sports: contest)  (atletica)gara nf
   (sport: partita)incontro nm
   (sport)partita nf
 My track team has a meet this weekend.
 La mia squadra di atletica ha una gara questo week end.
meet viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (assemble)riunirsi vi pron
 The union will meet on Tuesday.
 L'unione si riunirà martedì.
meet viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (form a junction)incrociarsi vi pron
 There is a stop sign where the roads meet.
 C'è un segnale di stop dove le strade si incrociano.
meet viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (clash, fight)scontrarsi vi pron
 Many men died when the two armies met.
 Molti uomini sono morti quando i due eserciti si sono scontrati.
meet vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (encounter: [sth])avere vtr
  percepire vtr
 The traveller meets a strange sight as he enters the city.
 Il viaggiatore ha una strana visione entrando in città.
meet vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (join)incontrarsi, incrociarsi, intersecarsi vi pron
 The water pipes meet at this joint.
 I tubi dell'acqua si incontrano in questa giunzione.
meet vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (face directly)incontrare, affrontare vtr
 Dartmouth will meet Princeton for the championship.
 La squadra di Dartmouth incontrerà quella del Princeton per il campionato.
meet vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (collide)scontrarsi vi pron
 The speeding cars met in a loud crash.
 Le macchine che correvano forte si sono scontrate in un clamoroso incidente.
meet vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (contest with)scontrarsi vi pron
 The two enemies met on the field of battle.
 I due nemici si sono scontrati sul campo di battaglia.
meet vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (cope with)affrontare vtr
 I'll meet that problem later. For now I have to do this job.
 Affronterò quel problema più tardi. Per ora devo fare questo lavoro.
meet vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (satisfy)soddisfare vtr
  incontrare vtr
 The employee's performance did not meet his manager's expectations.
 La prestazione dell'impiegato non ha soddisfatto le aspettative del suo capo.
meet [sth]
meet with [sth]
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(conform with)raggiungere vtr
  corrispondere a vi
 This process does not meet quality standards.
 Questo processo non raggiunge gli standard di qualità.
 Questo processo non corrisponde agli standard di qualità.
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WordReference English-Italiano Dictionary © 2014:

Compound Forms/Forme composte
meet face to face v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (hold a meeting in person)incontrarsi faccia a faccia v rif
 Email and conference calls can't replace meeting face to face.
meet face to face v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (encounter in the flesh)trovarsi faccia a faccia con v rif
 While I was out hiking, I met face to face with a mountain lion.
meet her incontrarla v
meet quality requirements v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be of a sufficiently high standard)rispondere ai requisiti di qualità vi
 The goods were sent back to the manufacturer because they did not meet quality requirements.
meet requirements v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (suffice, be appropriate)rispondere ai requisiti di qualità vi
 Go ahead and apply for the job if you meet the requirements.
meet the burden of proof v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (law: present sufficient evidence)assolvere l'onere della prova vtr
meet the definition v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be described accurately as such)corrispondere alla descrizione vi
meet the target andare incontro al target, soddisfare il target
meet up vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (meet informally, socially)incontrarsi, vedersi, trovarsi v rif
 I wish I could see my friends more often, but it's hard to find a time when we can all meet up.
 Mi piacerebbe vedere i miei amici più spesso, ma è difficile trovare un momento in cui tutti siamo disponibili a incontrarci.
meet up again   (con qualcuno)rivedersi v rif
meet up again viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." ritrovarsi v rif
meet up with [sb] vtr phrasal informal (see socially)  (incontrarsi)vedersi v rif
 I'll meet up with you again tonight.
 Allora ci vediamo di nuovo stasera.
meet with vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] (encounter, experience)incontrare vtr
meet with success v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be successful)riscontrare successo vtr
meet your needs v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be adequate or satisfactory)rispondere alle proprie esigenze vi
 Although the apartment wasn't plush, it met my needs.
 L'appartamento non era lussuoso ma rispondeva alle mie esigenze.
nice to meet piacere di conoscere
nice to meet you interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (pleased to make your acquaintance)piacere inter
pleased to meet you interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (greeting)piacere, piacere di conoscerLa, piacere di conoscerti inter
track meet nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (athletics event)gara di atletica leggera
 My daughter won first place at the high school track meet in the 50 yard dash.
until we meet again advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (goodbye for now)arrivederci alla prossima! inter
until we meet again advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (for now, until our next meeting)alla prossima! inter
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