- (British) IPA: /ˈsɛʃən/
session (plural sessions)
- A period devoted to a particular activity, e.g. the annual or semiannual periods of a legislative body (that together comprise the legislative term) whose individual meetings are also called sessions.
- a training session
- "Are we having a recording session?" / "Yes. We've even got some session musicians to provide some brass."
- A meeting of a council, court, school, or legislative body to conduct its business.
- This court is now in session.
- (computing) The sequence of interactions between client and server, or between user and system; the period during which a user is logged in or connected.
- Logging out or shutting down the computer will end your session.
- (cricket) Any of the three scheduled two hour playing sessions, from the start of play to lunch, from lunch to tea and from tea to the close of play.
- (obsolete) The act of sitting, or the state of being seated.
- So much his ascension into heaven and his session at the right hand of God do import.
- ?, Alfred Tennyson, Merlin and Vivien
- But Vivien, gathering somewhat of his mood, […] / Leapt from her session on his lap, and stood.
- (music) Ellipsis of jam session#English|jam session
- (education) An academic term.
- French: séance
- German: Sitzung
- Italian: sessione, tornata, seduta
- Portuguese: sessão
- Russian: се́ссия
- Spanish: sesión
session (sessions, present participle sessioning; past and past participle sessioned)
- (music) To hold or participate in a jam session with other musicians.