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 On July 15, Slipski hosted a webinar to give citizen scientists a chance to meet the research team as well as each other. Wired, 3 Aug. 2022 Forbes hosted a webinar with Latashá Alcindor, a musician, the head of community programming at Zora and a top-selling NFT creator. Rosemarie Miller, Forbes, 15 July 2022 As Indian Country continues to digest this and other decisions, the Indian Legal Program at ASU's Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law will hold a free webinar on July 7 to discuss further implications of the Castro-Huerta decision. Debra Utacia Krol, The Arizona Republic, 5 July 2022 Back in February, ULLA held a logic games workshop webinar with Blueprint LSAT preparation that helped prepare members for the logical reasoning section of the LSAT. Grace Bartlett, orlandosentinel.com, 14 Mar. 2022 The call was set up as a webinar, so families were not able to see who else was on the call or ask questions of the officials, leaving the families frustrated according to two sources familiar with the call. Paulina Smolinski, CBS News, 19 July 2022 The webinar in which these experts spoke, which included case studies and tax analyses, is available on demand at the myStockOptions Webinar Channel. Bruce Brumberg, Forbes, 2 June 2022 April 26: How to create and grow a garden that is environmental friendly and less thirsty will be the focus of a webinar hosted by the Solana Center for Environmental Action and the County of San Diego. Rose Wojnar, San Diego Union-Tribune, 26 Mar. 2022 To attend virtually, access the webinar link at nsdcgs.org/intermediate. Linda Mcintosh, San Diego Union-Tribune, 8 July 2022 See More

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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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7 Aug 2022

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“Webinar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/webinar. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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