Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “forum”

forum

noun [C]     /ˈfɔːrəm/
a situation or meeting in which people can exchange ideas and discuss things: a forum for debate/discussionDebate and discussion
an area of a website where people go to discuss thingsInternet terminology and abbreviations
(Definition of forum noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “forum” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

beneficiary

a person or group who receives money, advantages, etc. as a result of something else

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More