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Meaning of "convener" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CONVENER

convener  [kənˈviːnə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONVENER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Convener is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CONVENER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Chairman

The chairman, also known as the chairperson or simply the chair, is the highest officer of an organized group such as a board, a committee, or a deliberative assembly. The person holding the office is typically elected or appointed by the members of the group. The chairman presides over meetings of the assembled group and conducts its business in an orderly fashion. When the group is not in session, the officer's duties often include acting as its head, its representative to the outside world and its spokesperson.

Definition of convener in the English dictionary

The definition of convener in the dictionary is a person who convenes or chairs a meeting, committee, etc, esp one who is specifically elected to do so.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONVENER


arena
əˈriːnə
Argentina
ˌɑːdʒənˈtiːnə
Bucovina
ˌbuːkəˈviːnə
Bukovina
ˌbuːkəˈviːnə
Christina
krɪˈstiːnə
cleaner
ˈkliːnə
contravener
ˌkɒntrəˈviːnə
convenor
kənˈviːnə
corvina
kɔːˈviːnə
Herzegovina
ˌhɜːtsəɡəʊˈviːnə
intervener
ˌɪntəˈviːnə
intervenor
ˌɪntəˈviːnə
Lena
ˈliːnə
marina
məˈriːnə
novena
nəʊˈviːnə
piscina
pɪˈsiːnə
pulvinar
pʌlˈviːnə
tina
ˈtiːnə
vena
ˈviːnə
vina
ˈviːnə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONVENER

convenable
convenance
convene
convenership
convenience
convenience food
convenience goods
convenience market
convenience store
conveniency
convenient
conveniently
convening
convenor
convenorship
convent
convent girl
convent school
conventicle
conventicler

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONVENER

bottle-opener
enlivener
evener
fastener
freshener
gardener
greener
Kitchener
listener
livener
opener
ravener
screener
scrivener
sharpener
softener
straightener
strengthener
Tavener
wiener

Synonyms and antonyms of convener in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «convener» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONVENER

Find out the translation of convener to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of convener from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «convener» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

召集人
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

convocante
570 millions of speakers

English

convener
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

संयोजक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الداعية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

организатор
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

convener
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আহ্বায়ক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

animateur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Convener
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

convener
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

会議の議長
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

소집
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Convener
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

triệu tập
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஏற்பாடு செய்திருந்த
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

संयोजक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

toplantıya çağıran kimse
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

convocatore
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zwołujący
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

організатор
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

organizator
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σύνεδρος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sameroeper
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kallande
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

convener
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of convener

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONVENER»

The term «convener» is regularly used and occupies the 79.215 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONVENER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about convener

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONVENER»

Discover the use of convener in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to convener and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Oliver and Boyd's Edinburgh Almanac and National Repository ...
Convener, Dr R. J. Drummond ; Vice-Convener, Mr John Tainan. Secretary, Dr John Young, m.a. Church and Manse Building.— Convener, Mr J. F. Roxburgh; Vice- Convener, Mr Neil M'Leod. Secretary, Dr John Young, m.a. Highlands and ...
2
Proceedings
Presbytery of Edinburgh — George Meldram, Convener, . 32 Schedules. 2. Presbytery of Linlithgow — Thomas Chalmers, Esq., Convener, 6 „ 3. Presbytery of Biggar and Peebles — John Clay, Esq., and P. Lugton, Esq., . . . . . 6 „ 4. Presbytery ...
Scotland free church, gen. assembly, 1871
3
Transactions of the Highland and Agricultural Society of ...
Coylton and Stair Societt. — Convener, Major-General Burnett of Gadgirth, Tarbolton ; Secretary, Robert Caldwell, Knockshoggle, Stair. 2 Medals. Granted 1882. 19. Craigie Society. — Convener, R. Drummond, Pocknave, Craigie, Kilmarnock ...
Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland, 1883
4
Transactions
Convener and Secretary, David Stevenson, Changue, Cumnock. Granted 1903. ( In abeyance in 1905 on account of the Glasgow Show.) 5. Upper Ward of Lanarkshire. — Convener, John Morton, Whelphill, Abington, Lanark ; Secretary, W. D. ...
Highland and agricultural society of Scotland, Edinburgh, 1908
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Transactions of the Highland and Agricultural Society of ...
Convener, Thomas D. Wallace, Callendar Park, Falkirk ; Secretary, James Learmonth, 10 Newmarket Street, Falkirk. Granted 1903. 7. Castle Douglas. — Convener, John M'Kie of Bargaly, Ernespie, Castle Douglas ; Secretary, Malcolm M'L.
Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland, 1907
6
Transactions
Convener, Wm. Wishart, Cairntradlin, Blackburn, Aberdeen ; Secretary, Silvester Campbell, Kinnellar, Blackburn, Aberdeen. 4 Medals. Granted 1874. 11. NORTH- EAST ABERDEESSHIRE SOCIETY. — Convener, Alex. Lovie, Nether Boyndlie ...
Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland, Edinburgh, 1875
7
Hazell's Annual
Convener, The Marquis of Bute ; Clerk, Robert D. Whyte ; Office, County Office, Mothe-say; Chief Constable, Charles Harding; Surveyors, William Mclntyreand Peter Jenkins. Caithness.— Convener, D. P. Henderson; Clerk, James Young, ...
8
Prize-essays and Transactions of the Highland and ...
FOR THE FrasT DrsTnIcT,--John Ferrier Hamilton, Esq. of Westport, Convener of the Committee of resident Members; three a quorum. FOR THE Seconn DISTRIcT ,-James Trail, Esq. of Better; in his absence William Horne, Esq. of Scouthel, ...
Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland, 1835
9
Transactions: Of the Highland and Agricultural Society of ...
For the First District — Major Cumming Bruce, of Roseisle and Kinnaird, M. P. ; in his absence, Peter Brown, Esq. Linkwood, to be Convener. For the Second District John Stewart, Esq. of Belladrum ; in his absence, J. Mackenzie, Esq. banker, ...
Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland, 1737
10
Peace and Power: Creative Leadership for Building Community
The Convener The one individual who comes to a gathering or who assumes leadership online with a specifically defined role is the convener. This role rotates so that each person in the group develops leadership skills. The convener's ...
Peggy Chinn, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONVENER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term convener is used in the context of the following news items.
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President Jokowi chosen as co-convener of commission for global …
Photo document of President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) with Royal Norwegian PM Erna Solberg in Jakarta, April 14, 2015. (ANTARA/Yudhi Mahatma). «ANTARA, Jul 15»
2
Rubbish dumped on Dundee street is a 'real hazard'
He added: “In terms of the incident which has been brought to my attention at Loganlee Terrace, as environmental convener I will take the steps ... «Evening Telegraph, Jul 15»
3
Heat on commish! - Public unimpressed with top cop rating of himself
Convener of the civic group Unite Jamaica Simone Myrie said Williams assumed the post in September 2014 with significant accolades and ... «Jamaica Gleaner, Jul 15»
4
MSPs examine betting machine powers
Committee convener Kevin Stewart said: " Fixed odds betting terminals have become a familiar site in betting shops across the country. «Glasgow South and Eastwood Extra, Jul 15»
5
Drought and water-supply experts list for 2015
He serves as the convener of the California Water and Environmental Modeling Forum. Bilingual in Spanish and English. Contact: Josué ... «UC Davis, Jul 15»
6
Date set for Langside ward by-election
Thanking him for his service, Greens co-convener Dr Martin Bartos said: “We respect Liam's decision and will miss his contribution to the full ... «Glasgow South and Eastwood Extra, Jul 15»
7
On RSS menu in UP, more Iftar parties, Eid milan, Ulemas' meet for …
According to Mahirajdhwaj Singh, senior RSS Pracharak and national co-convener of MRM, an Iftar party will be organised in Lucknow next ... «NYOOOZ, Jul 15»
8
NGT slaps Rs 76 crore fine on seven builders for raising …
Disposing the petitions of Manoj Misra, a former IFS officer and convener of Yamuna Jiye Abhiyaan, and SP Muthuraman, an environmental ... «Business Today, Jul 15»
9
Karnataka worst in the south in manual scavenging numbers
Activist B. Venkatesh, convener of Dalit Bahujan Movement, said the census showed “clearly” that the State was underplaying the issue. “There ... «The Hindu, Jul 15»
10
Preparing young people for work: do we really have a crisis?
She is a Victorian co-convener of Women in Adult and Vocational Education (WAVE). Article by The Conversation. Article by The Conversation. «SBS, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Convener [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/convener>. Apr 2020 ».
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