noun, often capitalized
web·​i·​nar | \ ˈwe-bə-ˌnär How to pronounce webinar (audio) \

Definition of webinar

: a live online educational presentation during which participating viewers can submit questions and comments

Examples of webinar in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Whatever your special thing is, make your webinar about that. Expert Panel, Forbes, 20 May 2021 In its webinar with CMS, officials with the National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care noted states and facilities were allowed to ignore previous federal guidance supposed to give families more access. Letitia Stein, USA TODAY, 12 Mar. 2021 Discover more about the remarkable changes happening in the construction industry in this SAP Industry Cloud webinar for the EC&O industry. Forbes, 4 June 2021 The extraordinary conflagrations affected most Oregonians, from those who lost everything to people forced to breathe smoky air, said Oregon State University Extension fire specialist Amanda Rau in a Wildfire Wednesdays webinar recorded March 31. oregonlive, 25 May 2021 Find out how to collaborate with them: Co-sponsor a webinar, cross-promote on social media, contribute to their blog and treat them like an influencer in your space so that their audience naturally becomes familiar with your product. Shawn Herring, Forbes, 24 May 2021 Bats are Back: The Forest Preserve District of Will County will hold a webinar on the eight species of local bats at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 27. Michelle Mullins, chicagotribune.com, 21 May 2021 The National Federation of State High Schools Association held a webinar Thursday to discuss plans and ideas heading into the next prep sports season. Dominique Yates, The Courier-Journal, 20 May 2021 The webinar’s message: effective communication during crucial conversations is more about storytelling than numbers. Julie Washington, cleveland, 20 May 2021

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First Known Use of webinar

1998, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for webinar

web + seminar

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Last Updated

20 Jun 2021

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“Webinar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/webinar. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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