What does agenda mean?

Definitions for agenda
əˈdʒɛn dəagen·da

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. agenda, docket, schedule(noun)

    a temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to

  2. agenda, agendum, order of business(noun)

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

GCIDE

  1. agenda(n.)

    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. agenda(n.)

    a temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to.

Wiktionary

  1. agenda(Noun)

    A temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to.

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

  2. agenda(Noun)

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

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Agenda

    of Agendum

Freebase

  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  

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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Numerology

  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. Marco Rubio:

    I mean they didn't even know any of the facts about this and they immediately jumped on it as an opportunity to push their gun control agenda even though no gun laws would have prevented this from occurring, we need terrorist control.

  2. Laura Durso:

    This is the cruel centerpiece of the President Donald Trump administration's agenda to prevent the full inclusion of transgender people in public life, it undermines military readiness and perpetuates the fear across the transgender and allied communities that this government will not protect them, not even those who would sacrifice everything to protect our nation.

  3. Natasha Merle:

    Amid a national policing crisis, we need to focus more attention than ever on reshaping how this country approaches public safety, this requires meaningful engagement with the public, and with all interested stakeholders. Today's ruling ensures that the government will not be able to evade the law to pursue a skewed agenda.

  4. Vice President Joe Biden:

    We have to pick somebody, as the President will, who is intellectually competent, is a person of high moral character, is a person who is demonstrated to have an open mind, and is a person who doesn't come with a specific agenda.

  5. Ethan Lindenberger:

    To combat preventable-disease outbreaks, information is, in my mind, the forefront of this matter. My mother would turn to anti-vaccine groups online and on social media, looking for her evidence in defense rather than health officials and other credible sources. This may seem to be in malice because of the dangers of not vaccinating imposes, but this is not the case. My mother came in the sense of loving her children and being concerned, for certain individuals and organizations that spread misinformation, they instill fear into the public for their own gain selfishly and do so knowing that their information is incorrect. For my mother, her love, affection and care as a parent, was used to push an agenda to create a false distress, and these sources which spread misinformation should be the primary concern of the American people.

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