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Meaning of "convening" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CONVENING

convening  [kənˈviːnɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CONVENING

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Convening 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 CONVENING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of convening in the English dictionary

The definition of convening in the dictionary is the act of gathering a meeting.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CONVENING


cleaning
ˈkliːnɪŋ
demeaning
dɪˈmiːnɪŋ
dry-cleaning
ˌdraɪˈkliːnɪŋ
greening
ˈɡriːnɪŋ
house-cleaning
ˈhaʊsˌkliːnɪŋ
intervening
ˌɪntəˈviːnɪŋ
leaning
ˈliːnɪŋ
learning
ˈlɜːnɪŋ
meaning
ˈmiːnɪŋ
morning
ˈmɔːnɪŋ
overweening
ˌəʊvəˈwiːnɪŋ
postweaning
ˌpəʊstˈwiːnɪŋ
preweaning
priːˈwiːnɪŋ
screening
ˈskriːnɪŋ
spring-cleaning
ˌsprɪŋˈkliːnɪŋ
sunscreening
ˈsʌnˌskriːnɪŋ
tuning
ˈtjuːnɪŋ
unmeaning
ʌnˈmiːnɪŋ
weaning
ˈwiːnɪŋ
window-cleaning
ˈwɪndəʊˌkliːnɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CONVENING

convener
convenership
convenience
convenience food
convenience goods
convenience market
convenience store
conveniency
convenient
conveniently
convenor
convenorship
convent
convent girl
convent school
conventicle
conventicler
convention
convention centre
conventional

WORDS THAT END LIKE CONVENING

awakening
beginning
christening
evening
fastening
frightening
gardening
grand opening
happening
life-threatening
lightening
listening
opening
sharpening
shortening
strengthening
thickening
threatening
tightening
whitening
widening

Synonyms and antonyms of convening in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «CONVENING»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «convening» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of convening

Translation of «convening» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CONVENING

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

Translator English - Chinese

召开
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

convocar
570 millions of speakers

English

convening
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

आयोजन
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

عقد
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

созыва
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

convocação
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আহবায়ক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

convocation
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Persidangan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Versammlung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

招集
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

소집
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Convening
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

triệu tập
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கூட்டுவதை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आयोजित
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

toplanıyor
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

convocazione
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zwoływania
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

скликання
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

convocarea
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σύγκληση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

byeenroep
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kallande
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

innkalling
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of convening

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CONVENING»

The term «convening» is regularly used and occupies the 64.864 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CONVENING» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CONVENING»

Discover the use of convening in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to convening and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Art of Convening: Authentic Engagement in Meetings, ...
With this book you have all the tools you need to develop this essential life and leadership skill, one that will lead to improved outcomes in your organization, community, family, and relationships.
Craig Neal, Patricia Neal, 2011
2
Convening: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases
Proceeds from this book are used to expand the content and coverage of Websters Online Dictionary (www.websters-online-dictionary.org).
‎2008
3
Uncovering Teacher Leadership: Essays and Voices From the Field
In this chapter, our purposes are to (a) describe the practice of convening in order to provide an understanding of how we used it to support teacher learning and leadership in the context of a university course; (b) illuminate the benefits and ...
Richard H. Ackerman, Sarah V. Mackenzie, 2007
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Krazy & Ignatz: "a kat a'lilt with song" : convening the ...
Fantagraphics presents the fourth volume in a long-term plan to chronologically reprint strips from the prime of Herriman's career, most of which have not seen print since originally running in newspapers 75 years ago.
George Herriman, Bill Blackbeard, Derya Ataker, 2004
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Federal Register
13551 CONVENING ORDERS—CHANGES IN PERSONNEL—COMMAND RELATIONS!!»' WITH COURT 38. CONVENING ORDESS. a. General See 4 to G, inclusive, for various matters relating to the convening of courts-martial including the ...
Author, 1980
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When Law Fails: Making Sense of Miscarriages of Justice
App. 1958) at 6 (“it is while the case is at the convening authority level that the accused stands the greatest chance of being relieved from the consequences of a harsh finding or a severe sentence”); United States v. Sorrell, 47 M.J. 432 (1998 , ...
Jr., Charles J. Ogletree, Austin Sarat, 2009
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The Code of Federal Regulations of the United States of America
(1) Action by the convening authority/ discharge authority. (1) The record of proceedings and the report of the board will be submitted to the convening authority. Where the convening authority is not the appropriate Discharge Authority, he will ...
8
Emerging Theories in Health Promotion Practice and Research
Lead Agency or Convening Group Proposition 4 states that coalitions usually form when a lead agency or convening group responds to an opportunity, threat, or mandate. Propositions 5 and 6 state that a lead agency or convening group ...
Ralph J. DiClemente, Richard A. Crosby, Michelle Kegler, 2009
9
A Treatise on the Military Law of the United States: ...
Under this head it may be alleged, by a plea to the jurisdiction, that the convening officer is without authority to convene the court. It has been seen that the power to constitute courts-martial is conferred in express terms by statute; it has also ...
George Breckenridge Davis, 1913
10
Annual Report of the U.S. Military Appeals
A. 1983), that a dismissal of the charges was warranted as a result of a delay of ten months between the initial action on the record of trial by the special court- martial convening authority and the subsequent action of the supervisory authority.
Author

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CONVENING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term convening is used in the context of the following news items.
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China slide continues amid suspensions
European markets fell 2 per cent overnight with eurozone leaders convening at a summit and giving Greece five days to reach a deal with its ... «Financial Times, Jul 15»
2
Stocks end higher after choppy trade; Greece, earnings eyed
... to European creditors "maybe" on Wednesday, euro zone officials said, with Athens' European partners convening in Brussels for emergency ... «CNBC, Jul 15»
3
Miss USA Contestants Dismiss Trump Comments, Show Must Go On
She said Trump damaged the pageant and its tradition of convening countries for an event that showcases "friendship, unity and breaking ... «ABC News, Jul 15»
4
National indaba now scheduled for end of August, say organisers
"You will appreciate that convening a convention of this nature requires a huge investment in financial and human resources." He added: "As ... «New Zimbabwe.com, Jul 15»
5
Branstad's vetoes inspires special session efforts
Despite the efforts of Gronstal and others, convening a special session will be no easy task. Senate Republican Leader Bill Dix of Shell Rock ... «The Daily Nonpareil, Jul 15»
6
Playing Jewish geography to the nth degree
Schoenberg is among roughly 800 Jewish family history buffs convening this week in Jerusalem at the 35th annual conference of the ... «Haaretz, Jul 15»
7
Woman indicted on perjury charge in Lyon sisters case
Bedford County Commonwealth's Attorney Randy Krantz announced in October a multijurisdictional grand jury was convening to review ... «Roanoke Times, Jul 15»
8
Tsvangirai, Mujuru to attend Dzamara prayer
As a family, we are convening the prayer meeting with a Christian denomination led by Bishop Magaya (ZDD).” The government is under local ... «NewsDay, Jul 15»
9
Obama Convenes Senate Democrats to Plot Strategy, Discuss Iran
President Barack Obama is convening a group of Senate Democrats at the White House on Tuesday to discuss the Iranian nuclear negotiations ... «Bloomberg, Jul 15»
10
Budget amendment would allow 7-day workweeks
That process involves convening a wage council that represents employers, employees and the public to assist in investigations and ... «Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Jul 15»

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