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meeting

EN[ˈmiːtɪŋ] [ˈmiːɾɪŋ] [-iːtɪŋ]
US
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  • For multi-event athletic competitions see Track and Field Competitions, section "Meetings".
  • In a meeting, two or more people come together to discuss one or more topics, often in a formal setting.
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    Definition of meeting in English Dictionary

  • NounPLmeetingsPREmé-SUF-ing
    1. NU The action of the verb to meet.
      1. A gathering of people/parties for a purpose.
        1. We need to have a meeting about that soon.
      2. The people at such a gathering, as a collective.
        1. What has the meeting decided.
      3. An encounter between people, even accidental.
        1. They came together in a chance meeting on the way home from work.
      4. A place or instance of junction or intersection.
        1. Earthquakes occur at the meeting of tectonic plates.
      5. (rural US, dated) A religious service held by a charismatic preacher in small towns in the United States.
        1. (Quakerism) An administrative unit in the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers).
          1. Denver meeting is a part of Intermountain yearly meeting.
      6. Verb
        1. present participle of meet.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • Farm labourers are apt to turn back from their work and go to bed on meeting a car-handed neighbour, he says.
            • Instead of producing thrust, they cogenerate electricity and heat, meeting another goal of the sustainability plan.
            • The meeting was completely clusterfucked because of the incompetent manager.
          2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • The idea might not be so bad; why don't you run it up the flagpole at the next board meeting?
            • I needed to stretch my legs after spending all day sitting around in meetings.
            • He got tied up in traffic and arrived late to the meeting.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Morphemes
            • Suffixes
              • Words by suffix
                • Words suffixed with -ing
            • Nouns
              • Countable nouns
                • Singularia tantum
                  • Uncountable nouns
                • Verbs
                  • Verb forms
                    • Participles
                      • Present participles
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                Grammatically, this word "meeting" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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