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verb as in bring together; meet


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On September 17, the United Nations General Assembly convenes.

They can be adopted when the next Congress convenes in January 2013.

The Brazilian supreme court will have another crack at the case when the full bench convenes in February.

All of which raises the question: Which Steve Stivers will show up when the new Congress convenes in January?

When a meeting finally convenes, there are still more people.

I have had a desire to attend the Northern Indiana Eldership, which convenes tomorrow eve.

It calls for the elections of representatives to the Assembly and convenes its sessions.

Our association convenes today under changed conditions not only in this country but throughout the world.

You can bring the money in here before the court convenes in the morning, or I withdraw from the case.

Twelve citizens known as a grand jury usually meet at the time the circuit court convenes.

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On this page you'll find 27 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to convenes, such as: assemble, gather, open, summon, sit, and muster.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.