Forum - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfɔːrəm|  American pronunciation of the word forum
Brit.  |ˈfɔːrəm|  British pronunciation of the word forum

noun

- a public meeting or assembly for open discussion
- a public facility to meet for open discussion (syn: assembly)

Examples

Forums were held to determine how to handle the situation.

The town has scheduled a public forum to discuss the proposal.

The club provides a forum for people who share an interest in local history.

The journal aims to provide a forum for discussion and debate.

the new national forum on the environment

...it would not be seemly to use the memorial service as a forum for your political views...

In anticipation of a riot the temples on the Forum were occupied with guards.

Any member of the media who wishes to be accredited for the coverage of the 6th Global Forum must observe the following guidelines.

The speaker ceased to be an amusing little gnat to be fanned away and was kicked off the forum

Word forms

noun
singular: forum
plural: forums
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