A recording session at a music studio; a login session that was disrupted by a power outage.
An example of a session is jury members meeting to agree on a verdict.
An example of a session is the time when students are attending classes at school.
A session with the dentist, a session on a computer.
- Officially meeting; assembled.
Idioms and Phrasal Verbs
Origin of session
- Middle English from Old French from Latin sessiō sessiōn- act of sitting from sessus past participle of sedēre to sit sed- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old French session, from Latin sessiÅ (“a sitting"), from sedeÅ (“sit").