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To meet, or to introduce people



to tell someone another person’s name when they meet for the first time



to come together in order to talk to someone who you have arranged to see

come across

to meet someone, or to find something by chance



to meet someone who you know by accident

come on

to meet someone or find something by chance

bump into

to meet someone unexpectedly



to introduce someone formally to someone else, especially to an important person



to meet someone or to see something for the first time

meet up

to come together with someone, either unexpectedly or as planned

run across

to find something or to meet someone by chance

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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old and in bad condition, or no longer effective

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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