an act or instance of participating.
the fact of taking part, as in some action or attempt: participation in a celebration.
a sharing, as in benefits or profits: participation in a pension plan.
of or relating to a venture characterized by more than one person, bank, or company participating in risk or profit: a participation loan.
- pre·par·tic·i·pa·tion, noun
- un·der·par·tic·i·pa·tion, noun
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How to use participation in a sentence
The TikTok spokesperson said Discovery’s participation in the Creative Learning Fund helped the TV network’s TikTok account to gain 1 million new followers.‘We’ll give you money’: TikTok getting publishers’ attention by including them in $1 billion Creator Fund | Tim Peterson | August 28, 2020 | Digiday
Their results suggest that vote by mail doesn't provide either party with an advantage, but it also hasn't done much to boost participation.Vote by mail doesn’t really change much, election-wise | John Timmer | August 27, 2020 | Ars Technica
As a result, this form of participation is too often merely performative.Participation-washing could be the next dangerous fad in machine learning | Amy Nordrum | August 25, 2020 | MIT Technology Review
According to data from Sentio Solutions, which developed Feel, usage has spiked during the coronavirus pandemic, with users spending 50% more time per week on the app and 97% participation in weekly therapy sessions.
The government worried that such sentiments would weaken participation in the digital economy, which had become a central part of its strategy for shoring up the country’s slowing economic growth.Inside China’s unexpected quest to protect data privacy | Tate Ryan-Mosley | August 19, 2020 | MIT Technology Review
According to the USDA, student participation began to fall, with 1.4 million students opting out of the lunch program entirely.
Children in households with more equitable participation of men show better health and development.
Krivov was arrested in October 2012, on the dubious charges of participation in “mass riots.”Behind Bars for the Holidays: 11 Political Prisoners We Want to See Free In 2015 | Movements.Org | December 25, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Tweeting and Instagramming about their participation, making themselves the story like they want to be congratulated.
If one needs more evidence that immigrants are here to work, consider labor participation rates.
The intellect might be abolished so far as its participation in such an operation is concerned.Assimilative Memory | Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
A veritable Judas, preparing to forswear his people and their cause, willing to lie and deny his participation.
My heart wells up in admiration of the man, as I think of his participation in the memorable struggle of Homestead.
Only with a woman consecrated to active participation may the revolutionist associate.
Musical publishers and choral groups also encouraged active participation in the musical field.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia | Dorothy M. Torpey