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noun [countable]     agenda pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    all the things that need to be done or that need to be thought about or solved
    high on the/your/his/her etc. agenda:

    We need to put efficiency high on the agenda.

    at the top of the/your/his/her etc. agenda:

    Getting in shape is at the top of my agenda.

    be on the agenda:

    Cutting the number of workers is not on the agenda.

    set the agenda (=influence or decide what will be done next):

    He has set the agenda for future work in this field.

  2. 2
    a list of things that people will discuss at a meeting
    on the agenda:

    Given that time is running short, let’s move to the last item on the agenda.

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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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