in session

idiom

1
: in the process of meeting formally
Congress is in session right now.
2
US : conducting classes
School will be back in session at the beginning of September.

Examples of in session in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web May is a great month to hit the state because the temperature is rising but school is still in session so families aren’t traveling yet. Graham Averill, Outside Online, 14 July 2024 Any decisions will likely have to wait until next year when the Legislature is back in session. Laura Schulte, Journal Sentinel, 11 July 2024 The trial, which is expected to last months, is back in session on Monday morning at Rene C. Davidson Courthouse in Oakland. Sierra Lopez, The Mercury News, 27 June 2024 Legislators will be in session through the end of March, and Beshear will have 10 days to veto bills after that. Lucas Aulbach, The Courier-Journal, 1 Feb. 2024 See all Example Sentences for in session 

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“In session.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20session. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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