What does Attendance mean?

Definitions for Attendanceəˈtɛn dəns

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Attendance.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. attendance, attending(noun)

    the act of being present (at a meeting or event etc.)

  2. attendance(noun)

    the frequency with which a person is present

    "a student's attendance is an important factor in her grade"

  3. attendance(noun)

    the number of people that are present

    "attendance was up by 50 per cent"


  1. attendance(Noun)

    The state of attending; presence.

    Attendance at the meeting is required.

  2. attendance(Noun)

    The count or list of individuals present for an event.

    The class sat down so that the teacher could take attendance.

  3. attendance(Noun)

    The frequency with which one has been present for a regular activity or set of events.

    John's attendance for the conventions was not good.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Attendance(verb)

    attention; regard; careful application

  2. Attendance(verb)

    the act of attending; state of being in waiting; service; ministry; the fact of being present; presence

  3. Attendance(verb)

    waiting for; expectation

  4. Attendance(verb)

    the persons attending; a retinue; attendants

  5. Origin: [OE. attendance, OF. atendance, fr. atendre, F. attendre. See Attend, v. t.]

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Attendance' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4249

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Attendance' in Nouns Frequency: #1866


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Attendance in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Attendance in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ivan Bravo:

    You're in a country where even attendance to training can be difficult.

  2. Dwight L. Moody:

    Church attendance is as vital to a disciple as a transfusion of rich, healthy blood to a sick man.

  3. Nancy Gordeuk:

    I sincerely apologize to all the persons in attendance at the ceremony for the actions of the few causing the disturbance and for my emotional, un-called generalization of the black persons in attendance.

  4. Mitchell Elementary principal Ron Dyer:

    And while a percentage point doesn't sound like a lot, when you're talking about 10,000 kids around the district, if you can increase attendance one percent, that's a major amount of revenue you don't lose.

  5. Henry David Thoreau, "Walden," the Conclusion:

    Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth. I sat at a table where were rich food and wine in abundance, and obsequious attendance, but sincerity and truth were not; and I went away hungry from the inhospitable board.

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