1. a meeting
    • 今晩,寄り合いがある
    • We are going to have a meeting [gathering] tonight.
  1. 寄り合い所帯1〔多くの世帯が一緒に暮らすこと〕
    • うちは親子3代の寄り合い世帯だ
    • Three generations of the family live together in our house./We are a three-generation household.
  2. 寄り合い所帯2〔雑多な人々の集まり〕a motley crew
    • この楽団は学生や勤め人などの寄り合い所帯だ
    • This band is an odd mixture of students, office workers, and so on.