Definition of 'attendance'
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Management information systems are used in schools to hold pupil data including contact details and attendance records. Computing (2010)Her school attendance was erratic and when she did turn up she was destructive and disruptive. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They can win a new bike if their attendance record is good enough. Times, Sunday Times (2010)And that inevitably leads to the pattern of frustration followed by sporadic gym attendance. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And so the attendances keep going up. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It also alerts us to what the church must do to get the attention and attendance of postmodern people. Christianity Today (2000)Her attendance at school became erratic. Times, Sunday Times (2015)She had a 92% attendance record during the year. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He played fiddle at his son's early political meetings to boost attendance. The Sun (2015)Peers are not paid, but get weekly attendance allowances amounting to thousands of pounds a year. The Sun (2007)Extra holiday is awarded for 100% attendance. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A health board spokesman said the opening times were set because of low attendances. The Sun (2010)I will call back and make sure that she receives an attendance allowance. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Cinema attendances tend to rise in times of economic hardship, as audiences go in search of relatively inexpensive escapism. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'attendance'
British English: attendance /əˈtɛndəns/ NOUN
Someone's attendance at an event or an institution is the fact that they are present at the event or go regularly to the institution.
...his lack of attendance at classes.
- American English: attendance
- Arabic: حُضُور
- Brazilian Portuguese: comparecimento
- Chinese: 出席
- Croatian: prisutnost
- Czech: účast
- Danish: deltagelse
- Dutch: aanwezigheid
- European Spanish: asistencia presencia
- Finnish: läsnäolo
- French: présence
- German: Anwesenheit
- Greek: παρουσία
- Italian: partecipazione
- Japanese: 出席
- Korean: 출석
- Norwegian: fremmøte
- Polish: obecność uczęszczanie
- European Portuguese: comparecimento
- Romanian: prezență
- Russian: присутствие
- Spanish: asistencia concurrencia
- Swedish: närvaro
- Thai: การเข้าชั้นเรียน
- Turkish: katılım
- Ukrainian: відвідування
- Vietnamese: sự tham dự
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