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nice to meet you

This page is about the conversational phrase nice to meet you


You can say this when meeting someone for the first time.

For example

  • "Jenny, meet my old friend Matt."
    "Nice to meet you, Matt."

  • As she was being introduced to the new manager, she said, "Very nice to meet you, sir."

Also "Pleased to meet you"

Quick Quiz

You can say "Nice to meet you" when meeting someone

a. you don't know

b. you already know

c. you've only met a few times

Contributor: Matt Errey