Explicație encounter în Dicționarul Englez Englez

encounter

(en'kantər )

substantiv
a casual meeting with a person of thing
substantiv
a minor short-term fight
substantiv
a hostile disagreement face-to-face
substantiv
a casual or unexpected convergence
"he still remembers their meeting in Paris"
"there was a brief encounter in the hallway"

verb
contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle
"Princeton plays Yale this weekend"
"Charlie likes to play Mary"

verb
come together
"I''ll probably see you at the meeting"
"How nice to see you again!"

verb
come upon, as if by accident
meet with
"We find this idea in Plato"
"I happened upon the most wonderful bakery not very far from here"
"She chanced upon an interesting book in the bookstore the other day"

verb
be beset by
"The project ran into numerous financial difficulties"

verb
experience as a reaction
"My proposal met with much opposition"





Sinonime:
(substantiv) brush, clash, confrontation, meeting, skirmish
(verb) bump, chance, find, happen, meet, play, receive, see