agendum

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin agendum, substantive use of the neuter singular of agendus (which ought to be done), future passive participle (gerundive) of agō (I do, act, make).

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Noun[edit]

agendum (plural agenda or agendums)

  1. (obsolete) A task which ought to be done.

Usage notes[edit]

Agendum is a word now so common in the plural that its plural form agenda is now generally taken to be a collective singular form, with the special meaning of a list of tasks which are to be done. A similar case is datum and its plural data which is now commonly taken to be a collective singular and synonymous with 'information'.

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Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

agendum

  1. nominative neuter singular of agendus
  2. accusative masculine singular of agendus
  3. accusative neuter singular of agendus
  4. vocative neuter singular of agendus