What does CONFERENCE mean?

Definitions for CONFERENCEˈkɒn fər əns, -frəns

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. conference(noun)

    a prearranged meeting for consultation or exchange of information or discussion (especially one with a formal agenda)

  2. league, conference(noun)

    an association of sports teams that organizes matches for its members

  3. conference, group discussion(noun)

    a discussion among participants who have an agreed (serious) topic

Wiktionary

  1. conference(Noun)

    A multilateral diplomatic negotiation.

  2. conference(Noun)

    A formalized event where scientists present their research results in speeches, workshops, posters or by other means.

  3. conference(Noun)

    An event organized by a for-profit or non-profit organization to discuss a pressing issue -- like a new product, market trend or government regulation -- with a range of speakers.

  4. conference(Noun)

    A group of sports teams that play each other on a regular basis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conference(noun)

    the act of comparing two or more things together; comparison

  2. Conference(noun)

    the act of consulting together formally; serious conversation or discussion; interchange of views

  3. Conference(noun)

    a meeting for consultation, discussion, or an interchange of opinions

  4. Conference(noun)

    a meeting of the two branches of a legislature, by their committees, to adjust between them

  5. Conference(noun)

    a stated meeting of preachers and others, invested with authority to take cognizance of ecclesiastical matters

  6. Conference(noun)

    a voluntary association of Congregational churches of a district; the district in which such churches are

  7. Origin: [F. confrence. See Confer.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Conference

    a stated meeting of Wesleyan ministers for the transaction of the business of their Church.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'CONFERENCE' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1023

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'CONFERENCE' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1087

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'CONFERENCE' in Nouns Frequency: #391

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of CONFERENCE in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of CONFERENCE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Francis Bacon:

    Reading maketh a full man, conference a ready man, and writing an exact man.

  2. Terpsichore Lindeman:

    Embracing your mistakes and highlighting your flaws disables your enemies instantly. (IDCE2013 conference)

  3. Fred Allen:

    A conference is a gathering of important people who singly can do nothing, but together can decide that nothing can be done.

  4. Fred Allen:

    The vice-president of an advertising agency is a bit of executive fungus that forms on a desk that has been exposed to conference.

  5. Katey Alatalo:

    I was terrified, and I reported it because I didn't feel safe at the conference, if I didn't get it fixed, I wouldn't go to another conference.

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