Part of speech: verb

To call together; convoke.

Part of speech: verb

To come together; assemble.

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Usage examples "convene":

  1. Judge MacFarlane's court would convene in a week. - "The Grafters", Francis Lynde.
  2. The President of Texas is required, immediately after the receipt of official information that the new State has been admitted into our Union by Congress, to convene the legislature, and upon its meeting the existing government will be superseded and the State government organized. - "Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present", Various.
  3. I moreover invite the Chairman of the United States, the British and the Egyptian National Spiritual Assemblies to convene the aforementioned Conventions falling within the respective jurisdiction of these Assemblies and urge as many members of the African Auxiliary Board as possible to attend the sessions, and lend their support to the deliberations, of these gatherings. - "Messages to the Bahá’í World: 1950–1957", Shoghi Effendi.