see also: Met, MET
Pronunciation Verb
  1. Simple past tense and past participle of meet
  1. (obsolete) Simple past tense and past participle of mete to measure

met (past met)

  1. (obsolete) To dream.
    • All night me met eke that I was at Kirke.

  • (British) IPA: /ˈmɛt/
Proper noun
  1. (London) The London Underground Metropolitan Line
  2. (London, historical) The Metropolitan Railway
  3. (London, law enforcement, usually with "the") The Metropolitan Police Service of London (MPS)
  4. (US, with "the") The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
  5. (New York, arts, with "the") The current or historical Metropolitan Opera House or its opera company.
Synonyms Noun

met (plural mets)

  1. (London, informal) A Metropolitan Line train
  2. (baseball) A player for the New York Mets


met (uncountable)

  1. Metabolic Equivalent of Task, or simply metabolic equivalent, a measure of the intensity of aerobic exercise
  2. Methylethyltryptamine, a hallucinogenic tryptamine.
  3. Methionine, an essential nonpolar amino acid.
  4. The gene symbol for C-Met, a proto-oncogene in human biology.
  5. Mesenchymal-epithelial transition, the reverse of epithelial-mesenchymal transition.
  6. Motivational Enhancement Therapy, used in treatment of drug abuse and mental illness to help people in denial accept treatment.
  7. Muscle Energy Technique, a neuromuscular protocol used in osteopathy, physical therapy, and massage therapy.
  8. Mission Elapsed Time.
  9. Modular Equipment Transporter, a two-wheeled handcart used on the Apollo 14 manned mission to the Moon.

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