Encounterer En*coun"ter*er, n. One who encounters; an opponent; an antagonist. --Atterbury. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • encounterer — n. one who meets another person unexpectedly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • encounterer — noun ( s) obsolete : opponent, adversary …   Useful english dictionary

  • encounter — encounterer, n. /en kown teuhr/, v.t. 1. to come upon or meet with, esp. unexpectedly: to encounter a new situation. 2. to meet with or contend against (difficulties, opposition, etc.): We encounter so many problems in our work. 3. to meet (a… …   Universalium

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