encounter


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Synonyms for encounter

battle with

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meeting

Synonyms for encounter

to come up against

to meet face-to-face, especially defiantly

to enter into conflict with

a face-to-face, usually hostile meeting

a brief, hostile exposure to or contact with something such as danger or opposition

Synonyms for encounter

a minor short-term fight

a casual or unexpected convergence

a casual meeting with a person or thing

a hostile disagreement face-to-face

come upon, as if by accident

be beset by

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experience as a reaction

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

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The independent variables was again the human encounter satisfaction and technological encounter satisfaction.
The higher the stakes in the encounter, the greater and more extensive the assessment.
Some neighbors of Eros Station say there's a thin line between hosting sexual encounters between consenting adults and tolerating prostitution, since money could change hands outside the doors of the business.
Hohn offers a rich social history of the German-American encounter.
The chief value of this original study is its compelling insistence on the centrality of the English-Irish linguistic encounter to the Elizabethan development of a literary English, a language for the inchoate nation.
So at what encounter volume does a hospitalist practice become economically viable?
In Journey, McKenzie draws from the New Testament story of the hopeless Samaritan whose life is transformed when she has a chance encounter with Jesus at a well--thus the title of the book.
110) five-stage process of "taking charge" which, despite its similarities to the encounter, adjustment, and stability phases, lacks the important preparation stage of Nicholson and West.
Aside from testing the stability of the oval, the encounter could reveal how much water lies beneath the storms.
On the other hand, if you wish to increase revenue while maintaining or even decreasing the number of encounters, you must perform more expensive procedures, improve your claims processing system, maximize the amount you receive from third-party payers, decrease your cost, and/or limit your practice to encounters that generate the greatest profitability within the context of your payer environment and practice expertise.
But this inquiry into pre-holocaust German Jewry goes beyond a mere apologia for their response to Hitler's Germany and offers an even more poignant illumination of the contours of their encounter with German culture -- contours more complex, pain ed, and spiritually guided than hitherto considered.
It is impossible in this society not to encounter people different than ourselves.
A transaction encounter is one the customer expects to complete routinely with little effort.
Fragrance and beauty e-tailer Beautiful Perfumes has merged with its parent company, Beauty Encounter, to offer customers a better online shopping experience.
NEW YORK, May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Encounter Technologies, Inc.