meeting definition

  • noun:
    • The act or procedure or an example of coming collectively; an encounter.
    • An assembly or gathering of individuals, for a small business, social, or spiritual purpose.
    • A gathering of people/parties for an objective.
    • the folks at these types of a gathering, as a collective.
    • An encounter between people, even accidental.
    • somewhere or instance of junction or intersection.
    • A coming collectively; an assembling.
    • A junction, crossing, or union.
    • A congregation; a collection of folks; a convention
    • An assembly for worship; ; -- in The united kingdomt, used distinctively and disparagingly toward worshiping assemblies of Dissenters.
    • A coming together; a job interview: as, a happy conference of friends.
    • An assembly; a congregation; a collection of people; a convention: as, a social, spiritual, or governmental conference; the meeting adjourned till a day later: used in america, particularly in rural districts, to your assemblage for religious worship, plus in The united kingdomt and Ireland to at least one of dissenters from the established chapel; specifically, an assembly of Friends for spiritual reasons: as, to go to conference.
    • A conflux, since streams; a confluence; a joining, at the time of outlines; junction; union.
    • A hostile encounter; a duel.
    • plural In mining, the idea in a mine-shaft where in fact the ascending and descending cages meet. As soon as the coal was raised in creels or corves the shaft ended up being bulged in the group meetings.
    • a place where things merge or stream collectively (especially streams)
    • an informal or unforeseen convergence
    • a formally organized collecting
    • the personal work of assembling for some common purpose
    • the act of joining together as one
    • a small casual social gathering
  • idiom:
    • meeting of the minds Agreement; concord.
  • verb:
    • Present participle of meet.

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