Definitions for Attendanceəˈtɛn dəns

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

at•tend•anceəˈtɛn dəns(n.)

  1. the act of attending.

  2. the persons or number of persons present.

Origin of attendance:

1325–75; ME < AF, MF

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"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. attendance(noun)əˈtɛn dəns

    the number of people at an event

    Attendance at the meetings was high.

  2. attendanceəˈtɛn dəns

    the act of going regularly to school, work etc.

    poor school attendance


  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

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

Translations for Attendance

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


His attendance (= the number of times he attends) at school is poor; Attendances (= the number of people attending) at the concerts went down after the price of tickets increased.

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