Nouns (2)
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sports meeting, meet
n. a meeting at which a number of athletic contests are held
Verbs (35)
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take on, play, encounter, meet
v. contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle; "Princeton plays Yale this weekend"; "Charlie likes to play Mary"
fulfil, fulfill, fill, satisfy, meet
v. fill or meet a want or need
come together, get together, meet
v. collect in one place; "We assembled in the church basement"; "Let's gather in the dining room"
meet
v. meet by design; be present at the arrival of; "Can you meet me at the train station?"
come across, run across, run into, see, encounter, meet
v. come together; "I'll probably see you at the meeting"; "How nice to see you again!"
meet, suffer
v. undergo or suffer; "meet a violent death"; "suffer a terrible fate"
get together, meet
v. get together socially or for a specific purpose
cope with, match, meet
v. satisfy or fulfill; "meet a need"; "this job doesn't match my dreams"
meet
v. get to know; get acquainted with; "I met this really handsome guy at a bar last night!"; "we met in Singapore"
conform to, fit, meet
v. satisfy a condition or restriction; "Does this paper meet the requirements for the degree?"
meet, converge
v. be adjacent or come together; "The lines converge at this point"
receive, encounter, meet
v. experience as a reaction; "My proposal met with much opposition"
Adverbs (0)
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Adjectives (2)
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meet, fitting
adj. being precisely fitting and right; "it is only meet that she should be seated first"
Fuzzynyms (126)
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event
n. something that happens at a given place and time
game
n. a single play of a sport or other contest; "the game lasted two hours"
incident
n. a single distinct event
milestone
n. a significant event in your life (or in a project)
phenomenon
n. a remarkable development
competition, contest
n. an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants
tourney, tournament
n. a sporting competition in which contestants play a series of games to decide the winner
match
n. a formal contest in which two or more persons or teams compete
tournament
n. a series of jousts between knights contesting for a prize
mollify
v. make less rigid or softer
culminate
v. bring to a head or to the highest point; "Seurat culminated pointillism"
tolerate
v. have a tolerance for a poison or strong drug or pathogen or environmental condition; "The patient does not tolerate the anti-inflammatory drugs we gave him"
confront
v. be face to face with; "The child screamed when he confronted the man in the Halloween costume"
come up to, accost, address
v. speak to someone
take on, play, encounter, meet
v. contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle; "Princeton plays Yale this weekend"; "Charlie likes to play Mary"
take on, play, encounter, meet
v. contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle; "Princeton plays Yale this weekend"; "Charlie likes to play Mary"
struggle, fight, contend
v. be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight; "the tribesmen fought each other"; "Siblings are always fighting"; "Militant groups are contending for control of the country"
replete, fill, sate, satiate
v. fill to satisfaction; "I am sated"
polish off, eat up, finish
v. finish eating all the food on one's plate or on the table; "She polished off the remaining potatoes"
pacify
v. fight violence and try to establish peace in (a location); "The U.N. troops are working to pacify Bosnia"
come across, run across, run into, see, encounter, meet
v. come together; "I'll probably see you at the meeting"; "How nice to see you again!"
come across, run across, run into, see, encounter, meet
v. come together; "I'll probably see you at the meeting"; "How nice to see you again!"
undergo
v. pass through; "The chemical undergoes a sudden change"; "The fluid undergoes shear"; "undergo a strange sensation"
have charge of, look after, keep
v. look after; be the keeper of; have charge of; "He keeps the shop when I am gone"
take back, repossess
v. regain possession of something
realise, realize
v. convert into cash; of goods and property
recuperate, recoup, recover
v. regain or make up for; "recuperate one's losses"
pay off, redeem
v. pay off (loans or promissory notes)
repossess, reclaim
v. claim back
regain, find
v. come upon after searching; find the location of something that was missed or lost; "Did you find your glasses?"; "I cannot find my gloves!"
furnish, render, provide, supply
v. give something useful or necessary to; "We provided the room with an electrical heater"
surfeit, cloy
v. supply or feed to surfeit
go about, set about, approach
v. begin to deal with; "approach a task"; "go about a difficult problem"; "approach a new project"
bear, carry, hold
v. support or hold in a certain manner; "She holds her head high"; "He carried himself upright"
bear, carry, hold
v. support or hold in a certain manner; "She holds her head high"; "He carried himself upright"
comport, behave
v. behave well or properly; "The children must learn to behave"
stand
v. be in some specified state or condition; "I stand corrected"
be, equal
v. be identical or equivalent to; "One dollar equals 1,000 rubles these days!"
serve, answer, do, suffice
v. be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity; "A few words would answer"; "This car suits my purpose well"; "Will $100 do?"; "A 'B' grade doesn't suffice to get me into medical school"; "Nothing else will serve"
live up to, fulfil, fulfill, satisfy
v. meet the requirements or expectations of
match, rival, touch, equal
v. be equal to in quality or ability; "Nothing can rival cotton for durability"; "Your performance doesn't even touch that of your colleagues"; "Her persistence and ambition only matches that of her parents"
brave out, brave, endure, weather
v. face and withstand with courage; "She braved the elements"
antecede, antedate, forgo, forego, precede, predate
v. be earlier in time; go back further; "Stone tools precede bronze tools"
forbear, refrain
v. resist doing something; "He refrained from hitting him back"; "she could not forbear weeping"
receive, encounter, meet
v. experience as a reaction; "My proposal met with much opposition"
receive, encounter, meet
v. experience as a reaction; "My proposal met with much opposition"
befitting
adj. appropriate to; "behavior befitting a father"
apropos
adj. of an appropriate or pertinent nature
decorous
adj. characterized by propriety and dignity and good taste in manners and conduct; "the tete-a-tete was decorous in the extreme"
good
adj. having desirable or positive qualities especially those suitable for a thing specified; "good news from the hospital"; "a good report card"; "when she was good she was very very good"; "a good knife is one good for cutting"; "this stump will make a good picnic table"; "a good check"; "a good joke"; "a good exterior paint"; "a good secretary"; "a good dress for the office"
comme il faut, seemly, decorous, decent, comely, becoming
adj. according with custom or propriety; "her becoming modesty"; "comely behavior"; "it is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money"; "a decent burial"; "seemly behavior"
Synonyms (8)
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come up, come
v. move toward, travel toward something or somebody or approach something or somebody; "He came singing down the road"; "Come with me to the Casbah"; "come down here!"; "come out of the closet!"; "come into the room"
conform
v. be similar, be in line with
conscionable
adj. acceptable to your conscience
vindicatory, retributory, retributive
adj. given or inflicted in requital according to merits or deserts; "retributive justice"
rightful
adj. legally valid; "a rightful inheritance"
Antonyms (3)
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diverge
v. extend in a different direction; "The lines start to diverge here"; "Their interests diverged"
diverge
v. have no limits as a mathematical series
unworthy
adj. lacking in value or merit; "dispel a student whose conduct is deemed unworthy"; "unworthy of forgiveness"
meet
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