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Definition 1: a meeting devoted to a particular activity - [noun denoting act]

Samples where session or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a filming session
  • a gossip session

(session is a kind of ...) the social act of assembling for some common purpose

"his meeting with the salesmen was the high point of his day" "the lovers met discreetly for the purposes of sexual congress"

(... is a kind of session ) a regularly scheduled session as part of a course of study

Definition 2: a meeting for execution of a group's functions - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where session or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • it was the opening session of the legislature

(session is a kind of ...) a discussion among participants who have an agreed (serious) topic

(... is a kind of session ) a session as of a legislature or court

(... is a kind of session ) meeting for diagnosis of problems and instruction or remedial work in a particular activity

(... is a kind of session ) a session (usually of a legislative body) that is closed to the public

(... is a kind of session ) a session (of a committee or grand jury) in which witnesses are called and testimony is taken

"the investigative committee will hold hearings in Chicago"

(... is a kind of session ) a session (as of executives or advisors) to discuss policy or strategy or to solve problems or exchange ideas

(... is a kind of session ) a session that is held in addition to the regular sessions

(... is a kind of session ) a session of intensive tuition given by a tutor to an individual or to a small number of students

Definition 3: a meeting of spiritualists - [noun denoting group]

Samples where session or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the seance was held in the medium's parlor

Synonyms for session in the sense of this definition

(session is a kind of ...) a small informal social gathering

"there was an informal meeting in my living room"

(session is a part of ...) alleged form of communication with spirits of the dead

(session is a part of ...) manipulation of a table during a seance; attributed to spirits

Definition 4: the time during which a school holds classes - [noun denoting time]

Samples where session or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they had to shorten the school term

Synonyms for session in the sense of this definition

(session is a kind of ...) a limited period of time

"a prison term" "he left school before the end of term"

(... is a kind of session ) an academic session during the summer; usually for remedial or supplementary study

(... is a kind of session ) one of two divisions of an academic year

(... is a kind of session ) one of three divisions of an academic year

(... is a kind of session ) one of four periods into which the school year is divided

"the fall quarter ends at Christmas"

(... is part of session) the period of time each year when the school is open and people are studying

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