Synonyms for encountering
- bump into
- come across
- come upon
- run into
- turn up
- alight upon
- chance upon
- cross the path
- fall in with
- hit upon
- meet up with
- rub eyeballs
- run across
- run smack into
Antonyms for encountering
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ENCOUNTERING
About midway down it, what was his astonishment at encountering Hamish!
He kicked out with his feet, encountering a great, hard body.
There are two ways of encountering an anti-climax, an heroic, an unheroic.
As for his not encountering the salesman until now, he had been lucky.
She had not spoken to him—ergo, the emotion of encountering him was too great for her.
Reuben was perturbed, as any mere mortal might expect to be on encountering a goddess.
In encountering other dangers, there is a large hope, too, of impunity.
I dreamed not of encountering him, and if I had, I should have felt secure, for how could he recognize me?
Most people felt like that after encountering Jill's Uncle Christopher.
They were afraid of encountering any of the Sioux, who are near you, I think.