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Synonyms for convene

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. convene(verb)

    meet formally

    "The council convened last week"


  2. convoke, convene(verb)

    call together

    "The students were convened in the auditorium"



  1. convene(verb)

    : To come together; to meet; to unite.

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

  2. convene(verb)

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

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

  3. convene(verb)

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

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

  4. convene(verb)

    : To summon judicially to meet or appear.

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

  5. convene(verb)

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. convene(v. n.)

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

  2. convene(v. a.)

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

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

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