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encounter

see definition of encounter
  • nounchance meeting
  • nounfight, argument
  • verbhappen upon
  • verbfight, attack
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Synonyms for encounter

noun chance meeting
  • confrontation
  • interview
  • rendezvous
  • appointment
  • brush
  • concurrence

Antonyms for encounter

  • avoidance
  • evasion
  • retreat
  • surrender
  • yielding
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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noun. an aggressive military deed
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  • conflict
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  • fight
  • fighting
  • fray
  • skirmish
  • warfare
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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