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Pronunciation: /miːt/

Translation of meet in French:


  • 2 (BrE) (in hunting) rendez-vous (m) de chasseurs

vt (prét, pp met)

  • 2 (make acquaintance of) faire la connaissance de [person] have you met each other? vous vous connaissez?
  • 3 (await) attendre she went to meet them elle est allée les attendre or chercher to meet sb off (BrE) or at (AmE) the plane attendre qn à l'aéroport
  • 5 se montrer à la hauteur de [challenge]

vi (prét, pp met)

  • 1 [people, teams] se rencontrer; [committee, parliament] se réunir to meet again [people] se revoir
  • 2 (by appointment) [people] se retrouver
  • 3 (make acquaintance) [people] se connaître
  • 4 [lips, roads] se rencontrer their eyes met leurs regards se croisèrent


to make ends meet

Phrasal verbs

meet up

se retrouver to meet up with [fam] retrouver [friend]

meet with

meet with [sb] rencontrer [person, delegation]
meet with [sth] rencontrer [opposition, success, suspicion]; être accueilli/-e avec [approval]; subir [failure]

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