What does agenda mean?

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əˈdʒɛn dəagen·da

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. agenda, docket, schedulenoun

    a temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to

  2. agenda, agendum, order of businessnoun

    a list of matters to be taken up (as at a meeting)


  1. agendanoun

    A motive or set of goals; as, to have one's own agenda; especially, a secret motive; also called hidden agenda; as, some of the news commentators themselves have an agenda.

  2. agendanoun

    a temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to.


  1. agendanoun

    A temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to.

  2. agendanoun

    A list of matters to be taken up (as at a meeting).

  3. Etymology: From agenda, substantive use of the neuter plural of agendus, future passive participle (gerundive) of ago.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Agenda

    of Agendum


  1. Agenda

    An agenda is a list of meeting activities in the order in which they are to be taken up, by beginning with the call to order and ending with adjournment. It usually includes one or more specific items of business to be discussed. It may, but is not required to, include specific times for one or more activities. An agenda may also be called a docket.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Agenda

    aj-end′a, n. things to be done: a memorandum-book: (obs.) a ritual. [L. agendus, fut. perf. pass. of agĕre, to do.]

Editors Contribution

  1. agenda

    An organized and structured plan for discussion or action.

    The agenda for the meeting was organized and structured.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 20, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'agenda' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4477

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'agenda' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1635

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'agenda' in Nouns Frequency: #1566

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of agenda in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of agenda in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of agenda in a Sentence

  1. Jeff Weaver:

    It is obvious that older voters need more information about Bernie Sanders, his record and his agenda, while it is true that many seniors are online, many seniors are also not and this campaign a lot of younger voters have learned about Bernie's campaign on social media and online, so I think it is fair to say that younger voters are more familiar with him.

  2. Kelly Loeffler:

    Civics curriculum is an important part of an education that prepares students for lives of leadership and service, but allowing partisan groups like The New Georgia Project to advocate for liberal policies in the classroom is wrong. Schools fail to serve the best interests of their students when they promote a political agenda and push them into partisan activism rather than academic success.

  3. Rick Scott:

    This isn’t free money. It’s taxpayers’ money. And Democrats are trying to use taxpayer money – with no oversight whatsoever – to buy the support of voters who are rejecting their agenda, it makes my blood boil and should infuriate every American to see how broken Washington is.

  4. Marsha Blackburn:

    The implication of all of this is you all expect parents that do not take the progressive agenda to be violent.

  5. Ukrainian President President Petro Poroshenko:

    If we did not vote for reform... the question of these sanctions, which really hurt the aggressor, continuing would disappear from the agenda. We'd be left one-on-one with the aggressor.

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