(in a double-hung window) the rail of each sash that meets a rail of the other when the window is closed.
[meet-lee] /ˈmit li/ adverb 1. suitably; fittingly; properly; in a seemly manner.
[meet] /mit/ adjective 1. suitable; fitting; proper. /miːt/ verb meets, meeting, met 1. sometimes foll by up or(US) with. to come together (with), either by design or by accident; encounter: I met him unexpectedly, we met at the station 2. to come into or be in conjunction or contact with (something or each other): the […]
- Meets the road
Related Terms where the rubber meets the road
- Meet the requirements
Satisfy the conditions, as in This grade of lumber does not meet our requirements , or Lynn did not meet the requirements for this position . This expression uses meet in the sense of “satisfy,” a usage dating from the early 1800s. Also see measure up , def. 2.