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[meet-uhp] /ˈmitˌʌp/
noun
1.
a meeting, especially a regular meeting of people who share a particular interest and have connected with each other through a social-networking website:
a meetup for new moms in the neighborhood; a meetup to plan the trip.
Origin of meetup
2000-2005
2000-05; meet1 + up, popularized by Meetup, name of a website
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  • I knew I'd meet up with that skunk Joe again somewheres, and I'd ought to have kept out of his way!

    Why Joan? Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  • I'd like to meet up with the yahoo that wrote that rank yarn!

    Chip, of the Flying U B. M. Bower
  • I've been hearing some bad reports about you, and was anxious to meet up and talk matters over.

    The Outlet Andy Adams
  • I want to have a word with you before we meet up yonder to-day.

  • We took cover, not wantin' to meet up with lead jus' because we might seem to be in bad company.

    Ride Proud, Rebel! Andre Alice Norton
Contemporary definitions for meet up
verb

to be faced with, be forced to confront; encounter

Usage Note

colloquial

noun

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