Attendance - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈtendəns|  American pronunciation of the word attendance
Brit.  |əˈtɛnd(ə)ns|  British pronunciation of the word attendance

noun

- the act of being present (at a meeting or event etc.) (syn: attending)
- the frequency with which a person is present

a student's attendance is an important factor in her grade

- the number of people that are present

attendance was up by 50 per cent

Examples

The team wants to double attendance at its games this season.

Attendance is down so far this season.

Museum attendances in the city have been increasing in recent years.

Her grades are good, but how's her attendance?

We have an average attendance of 4000 fans per game.

Last year's fair saw attendance figures of 32,000.

Most courses involve an average of eight hours attendance at college each week.

The doctor will have a record of her attendances.

Attendance at the meeting is not required.

Attendance at the meeting is by invitation only.

How many attendances at class have you made?

a student's attendance is an important factor in her grade

attendance was up by 50 per cent

His primary duty at the event is to take attendance.

He began to resent the compulsory attendance at the boring factory meetings.

Word forms

noun
singular: attendance
plural: attendances
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