Textual thesaurus for "meeting"

(noun) coming together, merging

the act of joining together as one

the merging of the two groups occurred quickly; there was no meeting of minds

(noun) coming together

the social act of assembling for some common purpose

his meeting with the salesmen was the high point of his day

(noun) encounter

a casual or unexpected convergence

he still remembers their meeting in Paris; there was a brief encounter in the hallway

(noun) group meeting

a formally arranged gathering

next year the meeting will be in Chicago; the meeting elected a chairperson

(noun) get together

a small informal social gathering

there was an informal meeting in my living room

(noun) confluence

a place where things merge or flow together (especially rivers)

Pittsburgh is located at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers