quorum Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “quorum” in the English Dictionary

"quorum" in American English

See all translations

quorumnoun [C]

us   /ˈkwɔr·əm, ˈkwoʊr-/
the number of members who must be present at a meeting in order for decisions to be officially made
(Definition of quorum from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"quorum" in Business English

See all translations

quorumnoun [S]

uk   /ˈkwɔːrəm/ us   formal
MEETINGS the smallest number of people who must be at a meeting for official decisions to be made by voting: The quorum for meetings of the committee is two.
(Definition of quorum from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “quorum”
in Spanish quórum…
in Vietnamese số đại biểu quy định…
in Malaysian korum…
in Thai องค์ประกอบ…
in French quorum…
in German beschlußfähige Mitgliederzahl…
in Chinese (Simplified) (会议的)法定人数…
in Indonesian kuorum…
in Chinese (Traditional) (會議的)法定人數…
What is the pronunciation of quorum?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

environment

the air, water, and land in or on which people, animals, and plants live

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More