- Agency shop
a shop in which the union represents all workers in the bargaining unit and collects dues and fees from nonunion as well as union members.
a list, plan, outline, or the like, of things to be done, matters to be acted or voted upon, etc.: The chairman says we have a lengthy agenda this afternoon. an . something that is to be done. an item on an agenda. Contemporary Examples He is intent on pursuing his own agenda and grappling […]
- Agenda 21
noun a referendum and schedule for environmental protection, drafted at the United Nations’ Earth Summit of 1992 Examples Environmentalists remember the sense of achievement when the Rio summit adopted Agenda 21, an unprecedented collective plan of action for sustainable development.
- Agenda book
noun a notebook or equivalent electronic storage medium where one keeps a list of things to do, appointments, etc. Examples Filofax used to be the agenda book of choice, now it’s a PDA. See personal organizer