meet englannista suomeksi
To come face to face with someone by arrangement.
To get acquainted with someone.
- Captain Edward Carlisle(..)felt a curious sensation of helplessness seize upon him as he met her steady gaze,(nb..); he could not tell what this prisoner might do. He cursed the fate which had assigned such a duty, cursed especially that fate which forced a gallant soldier to meet so superb a woman as this under handicap so hard.
To kiss someone.
- At half-past nine on this Saturday evening, the parlour of the Salutation Inn, High Holborn, contained most of its customary visitors.(..)In former days every tavern of repute kept such a room for its own select circle, a club, or society, of habitués, who met every evening, for a pipe and a cheerful glass.
To come together in conflict.
- Sir said Epynegrys is þt the rule of yow arraunt knyghtes for to make a knyght to Iuste will he or nyllAs for that sayd Dynadan make the redyfor here is for meAnd there with al they spored theyr horses & mett to gyders soo hard that Epynegrys smote doune sir Dynadan
(quote-journal)| volume=188| issue=26| page=18| magazine=(w)| title=Hypocrisy lies at heart of Manning prosecution| passage=The dispatches(..) also exposed the blatant discrepancy between the west's professed values and actual foreign policies. Having lectured the Arab world about democracy for years, its collusion in suppressing freedom was undeniable as protesters were met by weaponry and tear gas made in the west, employed by a military trained by westerners.
To play a match.
- Captain Edward Carlisle, soldier as he was, martinet as he was, felt a curious sensation of helplessness seize upon him as he met her steady gaze, her alluring smile; he could not tell what this prisoner (nowrap).
To respond to (an argument etc.) with something equally convincing; to refute.
''He met every objection to the trip with another reason I should go.''
(quote-journal)| title=Engineers of a different kind| passage=Private-equity nabobs bristle at being dubbed mere financiers.(..)Much of their pleading is public-relations bluster. Clever financial ploys are what have made billionaires of the industry’s veterans. “Operational improvement” in a portfolio company has often meant little more than promising colossal bonuses to sitting chief executives if they meet ambitious growth targets. That model is still prevalent today.
To balance or come out correct.
1967, Northern Ireland. Parliament. House of Commons, ''Parliamentary Debates (Hansard) House of Commons Official Report''
- In this instance he has chosen an accountant. I suppose that it will be possible for an accountant to make the figures meet.
To perceive; to come to a knowledge of; to have personal acquaintance with; to experience; to suffer.
1991, (w), ''Liar (novel)|The Liar'', p. 28:
- ‘I'm planning a sort of ''fabliau'' comparing this place with a fascist state,’ said Sampson, ‘sort of ''(w)'' meets ''(w)''...’
A meeting of two trains in opposite directions on a single track, when one is put into a siding to let the other cross.
''OK, let's arrange a meet with Tyler and ask him.''
An act of French kissing someone.
1603, (w), ''Othello'', Act I, sc. 1:
- It seems not meet, nor wholesome to my place, / To be produced—as, if I stay, I shall— / Against the Moor ...
1611, (w)}, Exodus 8:26:
- And Moses said, It is not meet so to do; for we shall sacrifice the abomination of the Egyptians to the Lord our God: lo, shall we sacrifice the abomination of the Egyptians before their eyes, and will they not stone us?
The finish line in a competition
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