How to pronounce encounter


Pronounce Encounter as EH N K OW UW N T EH R.

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Phonetic transcription for encounter

  • Traditional IPA Phonetic transcription of encounter: | ɛnkoʊuntɛr |
  • Modern IPA Phonetic transcription of encounter: | ɛncɒʊntɛr |

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Meanings for encounter

to come across something or someone without warning

brush, clash, encounter, skirmish(noun)

a minor short-term fight

meeting, encounter(noun)

a casual or unexpected convergence

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

encounter, coming upon(noun)

a casual meeting with a person or thing

confrontation, encounter, showdown, face-off(verb)

a hostile disagreement face-to-face

meet, run into, encounter, run across, come across, see(verb)

come together

"I'll probably see you at the meeting"; "How nice to see you again!"

find, happen, chance, bump, encounter(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"

run into, encounter(verb)

be beset by

"The project ran into numerous financial difficulties"

meet, encounter, receive(verb)

experience as a reaction

"My proposal met with much opposition"

meet, encounter, play, take on(verb)

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

"Princeton plays Yale this weekend"; "Charlie likes to play Mary"

a brief clash between enemies or rivals

survived an encounter with the school bully at the local park

to come upon face-to-face or as if face-to-face

quite unexpectedly encountered our next-door neighbor while vacationing in Europe

to come upon unexpectedly or by chance

we encountered a host of unforeseen problems during the restoration of our 200-year-old house

to enter into contest or conflict with

the troops encountered bands of guerrilla fighters as they made their way across the desert

Example Sentences of encounter

From personal experience, I know that any encounter with him will leave a bad taste in your mouth.

She gave me a humorous account of her encounter with him.

Did you encounter any problems?

Synonyms for encounter

brushing face off clangor brush coming upon clang clash brushwood skirmish clank confrontation clangour copse meeting thicket showdown friction crash coppice clangoring light touch group meeting confluence merging get together coming together opposition ensure project hit interpret examine look experience get word visualise take on come upon fit assure image fancy run across go steady fulfill learn fill receive run into discover light upon escort fall upon contact pick up cope with visit collide with reckon consider happen suffer come across regard get a line get wind chance on figure take care match converge gather control ascertain come over attend date realize check meet go out witness attain strike chance catch forgather construe find out foregather see jar against satisfy visualize picture fulfil bump into find conform to knock against go through take in view chance upon assemble see to it butt against insure bump hear impinge on envision happen upon determine play watch resonate touch understand realise adjoin line up detect recover kick downstairs find oneself befall take chances get get hold gamble demote fall out pass off retrieve hazard knock rule notice come about come up take a chance materialize go on feel occur risk pass incur take place bechance observe adventure dislodge run a risk relegate hap break regain obtain materialise invite have welcome playact fiddle bet spiel act take dally run flirt acquire diddle act as toy assume work make for represent take over bring recreate roleplay tackle trifle undertake accept admit wreak adopt wager assail assault attack beleaguer beset besiege charge combat invade set upon storm confront face withstand engagement rencounter collision onset conflict fight contest battle action affair meet face to face meet with engage with contend against join battle with compete with struggle with strive with fight with come into collision encountered encuentro rencontre hassle run in scrape chance (upon) happen (upon) stumble (upon) happen (on or upon) hit (upon) light (on or upon) pitch (upon) stumble (on or onto) tumble (upon) engage

Antonyms for encounter

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Encounter in different languages

  • لاقى, صادفArabic
  • сустрэчаByelorussian
  • случайна среща среща срещам случайно схватка сблъсквам се стълкновение излизам насреща на Bulgarian
  • objevit narazit setkání potkat Czech
  • begegnung treffen begegnen German
  • συνάντηση Greek
  • renkonto Esperanto
  • encuentro Spanish
  • برخورد Persian
  • kohdata yhteenotto kohtaaminen ottaa yhteen Finnish
  • rencontre rencontrer French
  • coinneachadhScots Gaelic
  • belebotlik összecsapás összetalálkozik találkozás összetűzésbe keveredik Hungarian
  • pertemuan Indonesian
  • 出会う, 遭う, 出会い, 遭遇Japanese
  • nanciscor Latin
  • средба Macedonian
  • confrontatie ontmoeten treffen confronteren botsing Dutch
  • spotkanie Polish
  • confronto confrontar deparar-se com encontrar encontro inesperado Portuguese
  • întâlni Romanian
  • случайный наталкиваться иметь столкновение встреча встретить схватка столкновение сталкиваться стычка встретиться столкнуться бой Russian
  • сусрет, susretSerbo
  • stretnutie Slovak
  • srečanjeSlovenian
  • stöta på möta anträffa Swedish
  • พบThai
  • зустрічUkrainian

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