Participant vs Attendee - What's the difference?

participant | attendee |


As nouns the difference between participant and attendee

is that participant is one who participates while attendee is a person who is in attendance or in the audience of an event.

As a adjective participant

is sharing; participating; having a share of part.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

participant

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • one who participates
  • Synonyms

    * partaker, participator

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Sharing; participating; having a share of part.
  • * , History of the Reign of King Henry VII
  • ** Therefore during the parliament he published his royal proclamation, offering pardon and grace of restitution to all such as had taken arms, or been participant of any attempts against him;
  • attendee

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A person who is in attendance or in the audience of an event.
  • *2000 , Russian Government,
  • *:During the official performance of the National Anthem of the Russian Federation all attendees are supposed to stand and men take their hats off.
  • A visitor or participant of an event.
  • *2002 , Sam Williams,
  • *:O'Reilly, the summit host, remembers a particularly insightful comment from Torvalds, a summit attendee .
  • (uncommon) A person who is attended.
  • Synonyms

    * (person in attendance) attender, audience (member) * (participant in an event) audience (member), participant

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