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to encounter verb (encounters, encountered, encountering)

  1. to encounter (experience; feel)
    sentir; éprouver; ressentir; subir; vivre; remarquer; s'apercevoir de
    • sentir verb (sens, sent, sentons, sentez, )
    • éprouver verb (éprouve, éprouves, éprouvons, éprouvez, )
    • ressentir verb (ressens, ressent, ressentons, ressentez, )
    • subir verb (subis, subit, subissons, subissez, )
    • vivre verb (vis, vit, vivons, vivez, )
    • remarquer verb (remarque, remarques, remarquons, remarquez, )

Conjugations for encounter:

  1. encounter
  2. encounter
  3. encounters
  4. encounter
  5. encounter
  6. encounter
simple past
  1. encountered
  2. encountered
  3. encountered
  4. encountered
  5. encountered
  6. encountered
present perfect
  1. have encountered
  2. have encountered
  3. has encountered
  4. have encountered
  5. have encountered
  6. have encountered
past continuous
  1. was encountering
  2. were encountering
  3. was encountering
  4. were encountering
  5. were encountering
  6. were encountering
  1. shall encounter
  2. will encounter
  3. will encounter
  4. shall encounter
  5. will encounter
  6. will encounter
continuous present
  1. am encountering
  2. are encountering
  3. is encountering
  4. are encountering
  5. are encountering
  6. are encountering
  1. be encountered
  2. be encountered
  3. be encountered
  4. be encountered
  5. be encountered
  6. be encountered
  1. encounter!
  2. let's encounter!
  3. encountered
  4. encountering
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

encounter [the ~] noun

  1. the encounter (meeting)
    la rencontre

Translation Matrix for encounter:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
rencontre encounter; meeting competition; contest; game; match; play; set
- brush; clash; coming upon; confrontation; face-off; meeting; showdown; skirmish
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
remarquer encounter; experience; feel attend; become aware of; behold; feel; find; notice; observe; perceive; see; see in; sense; signal; witness
ressentir encounter; experience; feel anticipate; sense
s'apercevoir de encounter; experience; feel feel; notice; observe; perceive; see; sense
sentir encounter; experience; feel anticipate; feel; sense
subir encounter; experience; feel bear; endure; live through; persist; stand; suffer; sustain; tolerate
vivre encounter; experience; feel be established; endure; exist; have one's seat; live; live through; lodge; reside; stay; witness
éprouver encounter; experience; feel anticipate; attempt; check; control; endeavor; endeavour; endure; examine; experience; experiment; inspect; learn; live through; pretest; proof; put to the test; sense; strive; suffer; test; try; try out; try s.o.'s mettle; verify
- bump; chance; come across; find; happen; meet; play; receive; run across; run into; see; take on
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- altercation; clash

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Synonyms for "encounter":

Related Definitions for "encounter":

  1. a casual meeting with a person or thing1
  2. a minor short-term fight1
  3. a hostile disagreement face-to-face1
  4. a casual or unexpected convergence1
    • there was a brief encounter in the hallway1
  5. contend against an opponent in a sport, game, or battle1
  6. come together1
  7. come upon, as if by accident; meet with1
  8. be beset by1
  9. experience as a reaction1

Wiktionary Translations for encounter:

  1. -
  2. unplanned meeting
  1. meet (someone) or find (something) unexpectedly
  1. (vieilli) action d’arriver au bord, de toucher le rivage.
  2. action de rencontrer (sens général)
  1. toucher de loin au moyen d’un projectile.
  2. A TRIER
  3. Arriver à un point donné à la suite d’un déplacement. (Sens général)
  4. trouver en chemin une personne ou une chose.
  5. marquer, indiquer des repères.

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