Definition of FORUM

a meeting featuring a group discussion <a public forum called to find out how residents felt about a large discount store being built in their neighborhood>
a place or opportunity for communicating ideas and information <that Web site serves as a forum for movie buffs who are passionate about their likes and dislikes>
an assembly of persons for the administration of justice <a jury may have acquitted Lizzie Borden, but she was guilty of murder in the forum of public opinion>
Synonyms bar, bench, forum, tribunal

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