Found 3 items, similar to encounter.
English → Indonesian
berjumpa, pergulatan, perjumpaan
English → English
n 1: a minor short-term fight [syn: brush
2: a casual or unexpected convergence; “he still remembers
their meeting in Paris”
; “there was a brief encounter in
3: a casual meeting with a person of thing [syn: coming upon
4: a hostile disagreement face-to-face [syn: confrontation
v 1: come together; “I'll probably see you at the meeting”
nice to see you again!”
, ran into
, run across
, come across
2: come upon, as if by accident; meet with; “We find this idea
; “I happened upon the most wonderful bakery not
very far from here”
; “She chanced upon an interesting book
in the bookstore the other day”
3: be beset by; “The project ran into numerous financial
[syn: run into
4: experience as a reaction; “My proposal met with much
5: contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle;
“Princeton plays Yale this weekend”
; “Charlie likes to
, take on
English → English
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Encountered
pr. & vb. n. Encountering
.] [OF. encontrer; pref. en- (L.
in) + contre against, L. contra. See Counter
To come against face to face; to meet; to confront, either by
chance, suddenly, or deliberately; especially, to meet in
opposition or with hostile intent; to engage in conflict
with; to oppose; to struggle with; as, to encounter a friend
in traveling; two armies encounter each other; to encounter
obstacles or difficulties, to encounter strong evidence of a
Then certain philosophers of the Epicureans, and of the
Stoics, encountered him. --Acts xvii.
I am most fortunate thus accidentally to encounter you.
, v. i.
To meet face to face; to have a meeting; to meet, esp. as
enemies; to engage in combat; to fight; as, three armies
encountered at Waterloo.
I will encounter with Andronicus. --Shak.
Perception and judgment, employed in the investigation
of all truth, have in the first place to encounter with
, n. [OF. encontre, fr. encontrer. See
, v. t.]
1. A meeting face to face; a running against; a sudden or
incidental meeting; an interview.
To shun the encounter of the vulgar crowd. --Pope.
2. A meeting, with hostile purpose; hence, a combat; a
battle; as, a bloody encounter.
As one for . . . fierce encounters fit. --Spenser.
To join their dark encounter in mid-air. --Milton
Syn: Contest; conflict; fight; combat; assault; rencounter;
attack; engagement; onset. See Contest