1. the act of being present (at a meeting or event etc.)

Similar word(s): attending

Definition categories: act

2. the frequency with which a person is present

- a student's attendance is an important factor in her grade

Definition categories: time, frequence, frequency, oftenness

3. the number of people that are present

- attendance was up by 50 per cent

Definition categories: group, company

Sentences with attendance as a noun:

- Attendance at the meeting is required.

- The class sat down so that the teacher could take attendance.

- John's attendance for the conventions was not good.