Monthly Meeting

Monthly Meeting
noun Date: circa 1772 a district unit of an organization of Friends

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Monthly meeting — Monthly Meetings are, traditionally, the basic unit of administration in the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers). For some Friends (Quakers) a Monthly Meeting is a single Meeting (church), while for others it is a grouping of Meetings… …   Wikipedia

  • monthly meeting — noun Usage: usually capitalized both Ms 1. : an organizational unit of the Society of Friends made up of one or several local congregations see quarterly meeting 2. : a session of a Monthly Meeting * * * (often caps.) a district unit of local… …   Useful english dictionary

  • monthly meeting — (often caps.) a district unit of local congregations of the Society of Friends. [1765 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • Meeting for Sufferings — is an executive committee of Britain Yearly Meeting, the body which acts on behalf of members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) in Great Britain and the Crown Dependencies. It has about 200 members who meet five times a year to make… …   Wikipedia

  • monthly concert — noun : a monthly meeting formerly held in some Protestant Christian churches for the purpose of offering concerted prayer for missions …   Useful english dictionary

  • meeting — meet‧ing [ˈmiːtɪŋ] noun [countable] an event at which people meet to talk and decide things: • We had a meeting yesterday to discuss progress. • It was decided to hold a shareholders meeting later this month. • Two of the directors refused to… …   Financial and business terms

  • Meeting Professionals International — (MPI) is a professional community for the global meetings industry. Founded in 1972, the Dallas based non profit association has 68 chapters and clubs, over 24,000 members from 69 chapters in 20 countries around the world.[1] It organizes four… …   Wikipedia

  • Meeting — For multi event athletic competitions see Track and Field Competitions, section Meetings . Meetings are sometimes held around conference tables. In a meeting, two or more people come together to discuss one or more topics, often in a formal… …   Wikipedia

  • meeting — noun 1 when people come together to discuss/decide sth ADJECTIVE ▪ frequent, regular ▪ annual, biannual, biennial, daily, monthly, quarterly, weekly …   Collocations dictionary

  • monthly — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} adj. Monthly is used with these nouns: ↑allowance, ↑average, ↑basis, ↑budget, ↑bulletin, ↑check up, ↑cheque, ↑circulation, ↑contribution, ↑cost, ↑cycle, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”