quo·​rate ˈkwȯr-ˌāt How to pronounce quorate (audio)
: having a sufficient number of officers or members present to transact business : having a quorum
a quorate meeting
not enough members to form a quorate group

Word History

First Known Use

1893, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of quorate was in 1893

Dictionary Entries Near quorate

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“Quorate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quorate. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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