Dictionary.com

nonattendance

[ non-uh-ten-duhns ]
/ ˌnɒn əˈtɛn dəns /
Save This Word!

noun
failure to attend: Members of the society can be dropped for chronic nonattendance.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of nonattendance

First recorded in 1680–90; non- + attendance
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use nonattendance in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for nonattendance

nonattendance
/ (ˌnɒnəˈtɛndəns) /

noun
the act or an instance of not attending an event, meeting, etc
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK