in attendance

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in attendance

1 :present at an event, meeting, etc.
  • Everyone in attendance voted in favor of the measure.
  • A number of celebrities were in attendance.
2 :caring for or helping someone who is giving birth or getting medical treatment
  • Who was in attendance at the birth?
  • midwives/doctors in attendance

Word by Word Definitions

attendance play
  1. : the act or fact of attending something or someone

  2. : the persons or number of persons attending something

  3. : the number of times a person attends


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