non·​at·​tend·​er ˌnän-ə-ˈten-dər How to pronounce nonattender (audio)
: a person who does not attend something
The survey also found that people who attended religious services regularly were somewhat more likely than nonattenders to provide care for others …Christine Cox

Word History

First Known Use

1644, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonattender was in 1644

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“Nonattender.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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