conventioneer


Also found in: Thesaurus.

con·ven·tion·eer

 (kən-vĕn′shə-nîr′)
n.
One who attends a convention.

conventioneer

(ˌkɒnvɛnʃəˈnɪə) ,

conventioner

or

conventionist

n
chiefly US a person who is attending a convention

con•ven•tion•eer

(kənˌvɛn ʃəˈnɪər)

n.
1. a person, as a political delegate, who participates in a convention.
v.i.
2. to participate in a convention.
[1930–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.conventioneer - someone who attends a convention
attendee, meeter, attendant, attender - a person who is present and participates in a meeting; "he was a regular attender at department meetings"; "the gathering satisfied both organizers and attendees"
Translations

conventioneer

[kənˌvenʃəˈnɪəʳ] N (esp US) → asistente mf a un congreso, congresista mf

conventioneer

n (esp US) → Konferenzteilnehmer(in) m(f)
References in periodicals archive ?
Wednesday, his sleek club drew only one extremely drunk conventioneer in an ill-fitting suit who was seen being reprimanded by a burly security guard.
Dave Pegg and PJ Wright, Norwegian Church Arts Centre, Cardiff, Thursday Fairport Conventioneer Pegg and folkie mainstay Wright bring their guitars, bouzoukis, mandolin, dobros, harmonicas and bass to the fore.
Everything we do is designed to strengthen our business model, support sales efforts, impact the Philadelphia region's hotel occupancy, increase patronage of businesses, and create stellar conventioneer experiences.
Perhaps this is why tourism has been growing, particularly for the black traveler and conventioneer.
I think I might have noticed Cost and Revs at the beginning of their careers--I remember seeing some of those conventioneer stickers that say "Hello My Name Is around town with their tags marketed on.
Philadelphia is a city with a clear commitment to accomodating the African-American conventioneer.
For example, a wireless enabled notebook computer powered up inside Madison Square Garden by a conventioneer or media representative could automatically associate with wireless networks outside of the building.
A vacationer or conventioneer finds everything necessary for a visit to paradise, yet is also within walking distance of everything Waikiki has to offer.
Sure, most of the guests in the Hotel Eastlund's 168 rooms may be conventioneers attending trade shows across the street, but there's nothing stopping you from taking the Portland Streetcar a few blocks south to the Central Eastside Industrial District, which we anointed the hottest artisanal-foods hood a few months back, or over the Broadway Bridge to the Pearl District.
38 million conventioneers who visit downtown Atlanta every year and provide crucial service to students from Georgia State University as well as the 688,000 patients who visit Grady Memorial Hospital and Children s Healthcare of Atlanta each year.
WREA), the franchise division of Weichert, Realtors, welcomed some 1,000 conventioneers to "a normal, healthy, robust real estate market" in his opening address at the 2014 Weichert National Convention.
This opportunity has a very high occupancy rate and pulls corporate, tourist, conventioneers and snowbird guests alike.