Meaning of “convene” in the English Dictionary

business-english dictionary
Contents

(Definition of “convene” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"convene" in American English

See all translations

conveneverb [ I/T ]

us /kənˈvin/

to meet formally as a group, or to arrange a meeting of people or groups for a serious purpose:

[ I ] Peace talks will convene next month.

(Definition of “convene” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"convene" in Business English

See all translations

conveneverb

uk /kənˈviːn/ us MEETINGS

[ T ] to arrange for a group of people to come together for an official meeting:

convene a meeting/conference/hearing An emergency board meeting was convened by the directors later that afternoon.
convene a committee/panel/jury

[ I ] to join with other people for an official meeting:

Open Market Committee members will convene to discuss lowering interest rates.

(Definition of “convene” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)