There are 2 main translations of meet in Italian:

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meet 1

British English: /miːt/
American English: /mit/


  • 2 (British English) (Hunting)
    = raduno di cacciatori prima di una battuta di caccia

transitive verb pass., p.pass. met

  • 2 (make acquaintance of) “pleased to meet you!”
    “piacere (di conoscerla)!”
    Paul, meet my boss, Janet (as introduction)
    Paul ti presento il mio capo, Janet
    have you met Mr Roberts? (at gathering)
    hai già fatto la conoscenza del signor Roberts?
  • 3 (greet)
    andare a prendere
    she went to the airport to meet them
    andò a prenderli all'aeroporto
    I'll be there to meet you
    sarò lì ad aspettarti
    to meet somebody off (British English) o at (American English) the bus, plane
    aspettare qualcuno alla fermata dell'autobus, all'aeroporto
  • 6 (rise to)
    essere all'altezza di

intransitive verb pass., p.pass. met

  • 1 (come together)
    (teams, armies)
    affrontarsi, scontrarsi
    (committee, group, parliament) (for discussion)
    incontrarsi, riunirsi
    to do per fare
    the two cars, trains met head-on
    le due auto, i due treni si scontrarono frontalmente
    to meet again
    rivedersi o incontrarsi ancora
    goodbye, till we meet again!
    arrivederci! alla prossima volta!
  • 2 (make acquaintance)
    fare conoscenza, conoscersi
  • 3 (come into contact)
    (hands, lips)
    (roads, lines, eyes)
    incontrarsi, incrociarsi


there's more to this than meets the eye

c'è sotto più di quanto appaia o c'è sotto qualcos'altro

there's more to him than meets the eye

to make ends meet

sbarcare il lunario o fare quadrare i conti

Phrasal verbs

meet up

incontrarsi, trovarsi
to meet up with [informal]
they met up with each other at the theatre
si incontrarono a teatro

meet with:

1 meet with [somebody]
incontrarsi con
(person, delegation)
2 meet with [something]
(difficulties, opposition)
he met with misfortune, an accident his ideas, comments met with no response
le sue idee, i suoi commenti non hanno avuto nessun riscontro
to be met with
essere accolto da
(silence, shouts)

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meet 2
British English: /miːt/
American English: /mit/



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