working group


: a group of people who investigate a particular problem and suggest ways of dealing with it

Examples of working group in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In 2024, the International Astronomical Union put together the working group Astronomy from the Moon to start defining which sites astronomers want to preserve for their work. Martin Elvis, The Conversation, 30 May 2024 Three years later, the local effort nearly unraveled when a key working group couldn’t agree on a common goal. Sabrina Bodon, Sacramento Bee, 30 May 2024 Additionally, the task force hopes to work with a new, White House interagency working group created to keep federal agencies up to speed on efforts addressing the sewage crisis. San Diego Union-Tribune, The Mercury News, 22 May 2024 Hard working group that is getting better everyday. Craig J. Clary, Baltimore Sun, 21 Mar. 2024 In the 20-page report, the working group lays out key areas where relevant Senate committees should focus their efforts with regard to AI. Lauren Feiner, The Verge, 15 May 2024 Yet despite this backing, the investment agreement remains stalled after two separate heads of the relevant working group were transferred to other posts. TIME, 14 May 2024 But the path forward should soon become clearer: A year into Johnson’s first term, the working group’s report outlining the plan’s future will be published later this month. Jake Sheridan, Chicago Tribune, 5 May 2024 The same working group documented accusations that Mr. Fateel was tortured, including through beating and electrocution. Vivian Nereim, New York Times, 5 May 2024

These examples are programmatically compiled from various online sources to illustrate current usage of the word 'working group.' Any opinions expressed in the examples do not represent those of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback about these examples.

Dictionary Entries Near working group

Cite this Entry

“Working group.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

Last Updated: - Updated example sentences
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!