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Synonyms for encounter

1. encounter (n.)

a casual meeting with a person or thing

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2. encounter group (n.)

a meeting of people to develop mutual understanding by freely expressing emotions

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3. find (v.)

come upon, as if by accident; meet with

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4. meet (v.)

come together

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5. meet (v.)

experience as a reaction

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6. run into (v.)

be beset by

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7. meet (v.)

contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle

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8. meeting (n.)

a casual or unexpected convergence

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9. brush (n.)

a minor short-term fight

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10. confrontation (n.)

a hostile disagreement face-to-face

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