An example of an audience is the crowd in the seats at a sporting event.
An example of an audience are people who tune in to a specific morning radio show.
An example of an audience are people who enjoy watching a specific genre of movies.
The opera singer expanded his audience by singing songs from the shows.
Origin of audience
- Middle English from Old French from Latin audientia from audiēns audient- present participle of audīre to hear au- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition