meet up vs meet : Common Errors in English

About meet up vs meet

“Meet up with” and similar expressions (as in “let’s meet up with them at the diner”) is casual and slangy. In standard English, omit the “up.”

meet Meaning(s)

  • (n) a meeting at which a number of athletic contests are held
  • (v) come together
  • (v) get together socially or for a specific purpose
  • (v) be adjacent or come together
  • (v) fill or meet a want or need
  • (v) satisfy a condition or restriction
  • (v) satisfy or fulfill
  • (v) collect in one place
  • (v) get to know; get acquainted with
  • (v) meet by design; be present at the arrival of
  • (v) contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle
  • (v) experience as a reaction
  • (v) undergo or suffer
  • (v) be in direct physical contact with; make contact
  • (s) being precisely fitting and right

meet up in News

  • Fly on over to the BBC Gardeners’ World Live and meet up with Garden Bird Supplies

    For gardeners, the BBC Gardeners’ World Live exhibition is unmatched in variety and quality of shopping and expertise. This year, attendees can meet up with Garden Bird Supplies, meet the team and make some huge savings. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/gardenbirdsupplies/gardenersworldlive/prweb10821132.htm
    on June 11, 2013 Source: PRWeb

meet in News

  1. Meet Seattle Cider Company – City’s First Cider Producer Since Prohibition

    You are reading Meet Seattle Cider Company – City’s First Cider Producer Since Prohibition by Kendall Jones, as originally posted on The Washington Beer Blog. You are reading Meet Seattle Cider Company – City’s First Cider Producer Since Prohibition by Kendall Jones, as originally posted on The Washington Beer Blog. It’s one of those things they never taught us in elementary school. Actually, it ...
    on June 13, 2013 Source: seattlepi.com

  2. Meet the Freshmen: K Harrison Butker

    Meet the Freshmen: K Harrison Butker
    on June 13, 2013 Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  3. Meet the @SummerBreak Cast's Girls! (Exclusive Videos)

    Meet the the girls of the new series @SummerBreak – a brand new reality show that can only be followed on social media and is intended to be viewed on your mobile devices in real time! The show will follow nine teenagers from the Los Angeles area throughout their last summer break before most of [...]
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Just Jared Jr.

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