at·​tend·​ee | \ ə-ˌten-ˈdē How to pronounce attendee (audio) , ˌa-\

Definition of attendee

: a person who is present on a given occasion or at a given place attendees at a convention

Examples of attendee in a Sentence

There were 300 attendees at the conference.

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The other attendees flew in from Taiwan, Hong Kong, Seoul, and Los Angeles for the occasion. Devon Abelman, Allure, "What Kitao's Matcha Skin-Care Line Taught Me About Japanese Beauty," 11 May 2019 While other Met Gala attendees aimed to shock with their camp-themed outfits, Lena Waithe sought to send a message with hers. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Lena Waithe's Met Gala Suit Says "Black Drag Queens Invented Camp"," 7 May 2019 For a list of attendees and participants, visit Camping World Stadium is at One Citrus Bowl Place, just west of downtown Orlando. Martin E. Comas,, "Orlando's Camping World Stadium will be the site of Saturday's Charity Challenge," 17 May 2018 Event attendees and business travelers subsequently book thousands of room nights and flights, visit local arts and cultural attractions and spend money at restaurants and retail stores. Cindy Kent,, "Career Spotlight: Ashley York, building better events," 8 May 2018 Gathering on the 17th floor of the Public Hotel, the 40 attendees were a trailblazing group of fashion mavens, artists, and writers. Mai Morsch, Vogue, "Women Ruled at this Kering and Colby Mugrabi–Hosted Dinner," 12 Mar. 2019 Other attendees included power couple Neil and Rachel Blumenthal, Mike Myers, and Shantell Martin. Zachary Schwartz, Vogue, "The Fine Print: Polkadots, Stripes, and More at the Art Production Fund’s Gala," 13 Mar. 2019 The group spoke at a private discussion at King's College London, and some attendees and royal reporters did share nuggets of wisdom from the duchess. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Meghan Markle's Most Inspiring Quotes from Her International Women's Day Panel," 8 Mar. 2019 Celebrity attendees and models of the momentous show included Cara Delevingne, Kristen Stewart, and Soo Joo Park. Lucy Wood, Marie Claire, "Karl Lagerfeld's Final Chanel Show Was a Snowy Winter Wonderland," 5 Mar. 2019

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First Known Use of attendee

1908, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for attendee

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The first known use of attendee was in 1908

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English Language Learners Definition of attendee

: a person who is present at an event, meeting, etc., or at a particular place

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