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Synonyms for convene

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  1. conveneverb

    congregate, summon, unite, assemble, meet, collect, convoke

  2. conveneverb

    : To come together; to meet; to unite.

    summon, congregate, unite, collect, assemble, convoke, meet

  3. conveneverb

    : To come together, as in one body or for a public purpose; to meet; to assemble.

    unite, collect, meet, convoke, assemble, congregate, summon

  4. conveneverb

    : To cause to assemble; to call together; to convoke.

    congregate, assemble, meet, collect, summon, convoke, unite

  5. conveneverb

    : To summon judicially to meet or appear.

    unite, summon, convoke, congregate, meet, assemble, collect

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. convene

    A convention is called by some officer or officers, as by its president, its executive committee, or some eminent leaders; the delegates are assembled or convened in a certain place, at a certain hour. Convoke implies an organized body and a superior authority; assemble and convene express more independent action; Parliament is convoked; Congress assembles. Troops are mustered; witnesses and jurymen are summoned.

    assemble, call, call together, collect, convoke, gather, muster, summon

    adjourn, break up, disband, discharge, dismiss, disperse, dissolve, prorogue, scatter, separate

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. convene

    assemble, collect, gather, meet, congregate, call together, summon, muster, levy, convoke

    disperse, dismiss, disband

Princeton's WordNet

  1. conveneverb

    meet formally

    "The council convened last week"


  2. convoke, conveneverb

    call together

    "The students were convened in the auditorium"


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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. conveneverb

    meet, assemble, muster, congregate, come together, hold a session

  2. conveneverb

    convoke, summon, assemble, collect, muster, bring together, gather together

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. conveneverb

    assemble, convoke, congregate

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How to use convene in a sentence?

  1. White House:

    I would not envision a long extension of funding at current levels, but rather enough time for Congress to finally convene the talks, reach an agreement and implement it, thereby avoiding a government shutdown but also insuring that our national security and economic priorities are properly funded.

  2. Marco Rubio:

    Only America can convene Sunni forces from what I believe needs to be a combined Sunni force of Egyptians, Saudis, Jordanians, Sunnis in Iraq, Sunnis in Syria to confront a radical Sunni movement and defeat them militarily. They will need our help in convening it, but it doesn't involve a full-scale U.S. invasion of Iraq.

  3. Joe Biden:

    I hope I leave office ... as a respected figure who can convene people and bring people together. and I just think the president and I talked about what we do together. What we each want to do out of office.

  4. State John Kerry:

    I won't announce a date, but we all agreed that immediately after completion of the first round of the Syria discussions, the International Syria Support Group will convene, and that will be very shortly, because we want to keep the process moving.

  5. Benjamin Cardin:

    President Trump helped convene a meeting in Saudi Arabia to stop the financing of terrorism. Well, what Palestinian Authority is doing is financing terrorism. Palestinian Authority must end and the United States must use every opportunity to bring Palestinian Authority to end.

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  • عقدArabic
  • събирам се, свиквам, срещам се, призовавамBulgarian
  • versammeln, arrangieren, bilden, einberufen, zusammenkommen, zusammenrufen, herbeirufenGerman
  • kunvokiEsperanto
  • convenirSpanish
  • comhghairmIrish
  • convocareItalian
  • conveniuntLatin
  • samenkomen, samenroepen, dagvaardenDutch
  • zwołaćPolish
  • unirPortuguese
  • сходиться, вызывать, собирать, собираться, созыватьRussian
  • sammanträdaSwedish
  • ประชุมThai

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