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To meet, or to introduce people - thesaurus

Synonyms

introduce

verb

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

meet

verb

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

see

verb

to meet someone who you know by accident

come on

to meet someone or find something by chance

bump into

to meet someone unexpectedly

present

verb

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

encounter

verb

formal 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

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come into contact (with)

to be in a place where you meet someone or experience something

come upon

to meet someone, or to find something by chance

do lunch

to meet someone and have lunch with them

happen on

to meet someone or to find something without planning to

introduction

noun

the process of telling someone another person’s name when they meet for the first time

join up

to meet someone as planned

make someone’s acquaintance

to meet someone for the first time

meet

verb

to see and speak to someone without planning to

meet

verb

to be introduced to someone who you do not know

meet

verb

to be waiting for someone when they arrive somewhere

network

verb

to meet and talk to people in order to receive or give information, especially about business opportunities

paths cross

if two people’s paths cross, they meet without planning to

rendezvous

verb

to meet at a particular time and place that you have arranged

rub shoulders with someone

to meet and talk to important or famous people

see

verb

to meet or visit someone who you know by arrangement

set up

to arrange for two people who you know to go out together because you think they might like each other

stumble across

to find something, or to meet someone, by accident

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