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agenda meaning

[ ə'dʒendə ] Pronunciation:   "agenda" in a sentence
  • Noun: agenda  u'jendu
    1. A temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to
      - docket, schedule 
    2. A list of matters to be taken up (as at a meeting)
      - agendum, order of business

    Derived forms: agendas

    Type of: list, listing, plan, program, programme [Brit, Cdn]

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  • [Business]
    noun [C]

    HIDDEN AGENDA

    1

    a list of topics to be discussed at a meeting:

    The next item on the agenda is the publicity budget.

    The meeting has no formal agenda.

    See note at MEETING

    2

    the things that sb thinks are important and wants to achieve; a plan of action:

    The problems of the banks were at the top of his agenda (= the most important matter for him).

    In our company, quality is high on the agenda.

    Some managers pursue their own agenda without considering their staff.

    Companies are no longer setting the agenda of (= making the decisions about) what customers want.

Examples

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  1. there are four items on the agenda of the meeting.
  2. the banker produced a proposed agenda.
  3. let us go on to the next item on the agenda.
  4. each bank had its own agenda.
  5. she did five copies of the agenda.

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