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Definitions of Met

  1. of Meet
  2. imp. & amp; p. p. of Meet.
  3. imp. & amp; p. p. of Mete, to measure.
  4. p. p. of Mete, to dream.
  5. of Mete
  6. A prefix meaning between, with, after, behind, over, about, reversely; as, metachronism, the error of placing after the correct time; metaphor, lit., a carrying over; metathesis, a placing reversely.
  7. Other; duplicate, corresponding to; resembling; hence, metameric; as, meta- arabinic, metaldehyde.
  8. That two replacing radicals, in the benzene nucleus, occupy the relative positions of 1 and 3, 2 and 4, 3 and 5, 4 and 6, 5 and 1, or 6 and 2; as, metacresol, etc. See Ortho-, and Para-.
  9. imp. & p. p. of Meet.
  10. imp. & p. p. of Mete, to measure.
  11. Having less than the highest number of hydroxyl groups; - said of acids; as, metaphosphoric acid. Also used adjectively.
  12. Past tense and past participle of the verb meet.
  13. Pa. t. and pa. p. of MEET.
  14. Of to meet.
  15. Imp. & pp. of MEET, v.
  16. Used ( 1) in words of Greek origin to mean " between, with, after, over, reversely"; ( 2) ( Chem) to denote resemblance, etc.
  17. Did meet.
  18. Of meet, which see.
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Usage examples for Met

  1. When I met her the other day she said: 'Well, perhaps you are right. – A Novelist on Novels by W. L. George
  2. It's a long time since we met – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  3. Yet she seemed happy when we met – Marcia Schuyler by Grace Livingston Hill Lutz
  4. If I met him-? – Will Warburton by George Gissing
  5. Their eyes met and they smiled.... – Mr. Achilles by Jennette Lee
  6. They are just the darlingest men I ever met – Peggy Stewart at School by Gabrielle E. Jackson
  7. Have you met Miss Boncassen yet?" – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  8. He had never met a girl like this. – Garrison's Finish A Romance of the Race-Course by W. B. M. Ferguson
  9. " Well then, keep to yourself where and how we first met each other. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  10. He turned, and so met her there, face to face. – The Redemption of David Corson by Charles Frederic Goss
  11. Met before, have you? – The Luck of Gerard Ridgeley by Bertram Mitford
  12. I've never met him to have a talk with him. – Frank Merriwell's Races by Burt L. Standish
  13. I knew her long before I met her at the Ross's. – Jan and Her Job by L. Allen Harker
  14. I thought so- of course- I remember now; I heard all about it before I met you. – The Greater Inclination by Edith Wharton
  15. Once inside, she was met with a sight that made her more angry than ever. – Abducted to Oz by Bob Evans and Chris Dulabone
  16. On the 16th I again visited the Scherpenberg, where I was met by Smith- Dorrien and Haldane. – 1914 by John French, Viscount of Ypres
  17. Never met before, of course. – The Mynns' Mystery by George Manville Fenn
  18. I am so glad that I have met you again! – Bertha Garlan by Arthur Schnitzler
  19. " Just met here," replied Peter. – Judith of the Godless Valley by Honoré Willsie
  20. And Joe met your sister then. – His Second Wife by Ernest Poole
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