We have put together a list of words that are similar to CONFERENCE.

18 Alternative Words Similar to conference

1 League Noun      Synonym Words Like League
2 Association Noun      Synonym Words Like Association
3 Discussion Noun      Synonym Words Like Discussion
4 Meeting Noun      Synonym Words Like Meeting
5 Audience Noun      Hyponym Words Like Audience
6 Pretrial Noun      Hyponym
7 Teleconferencing Noun      Hyponym
8 Consultation Noun      Hyponym Words Like Consultation
9 Teleconference Noun      Hyponym
10 Interview Noun      Hyponym Words Like Interview
11 Colloquy Noun      Hyponym
12 Seminar Noun      Hyponym Words Like Seminar
13 Colloquium Noun      Hyponym Words Like Colloquium
14 Symposium Noun      Hyponym
15 Class Noun      Hyponym Words Like Class
16 Division Noun      Hyponym Words Like Division
17 Majors Noun      Hyponym
18 Minors Noun      Hyponym

10 definitions of conference

1 The act of comparing two or more things together; comparison.
2 The act of consulting together formally; serious conversation or discussion; interchange of views.
3 A meeting for consultation, discussion, or an interchange of opinions.
4 A meeting of the two branches of a legislature, by their committees, to adjust between them.
5 A stated meeting of preachers and others, invested with authority to take cognizance of ecclesiastical matters.
6 A voluntary association of Congregational churches of a district; the district in which such churches are.
7 a discussion among participants who have an agreed (serious) topic
8 a prearranged meeting for consultation or exchange of information or discussion (especially one with a formal agenda)
9 an association of sports teams that organizes matches for its members
10 A meeting for consultation or discussion.
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