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SCHEDULE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does schedule mean? 

SCHEDULE (noun)
  The noun SCHEDULE has 2 senses:

1. a temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to
2. an ordered list of times at which things are planned to occur

  Familiarity information: SCHEDULE used as a noun is rare.


SCHEDULE (verb)
  The verb SCHEDULE has 2 senses:

1. plan for an activity or event
2. make a schedule; plan the time and place for events

  Familiarity information: SCHEDULE used as a verb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SCHEDULE (noun)


Sense 1schedule [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to

Classified under:

Nouns denoting cognitive processes and contents

Synonyms:

agenda; schedule; docket

Hypernyms ("schedule" is a kind of...):

plan; program; programme (a series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "schedule"):

fare; menu (an agenda of things to do)


Sense 2schedule [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An ordered list of times at which things are planned to occur

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Hypernyms ("schedule" is a kind of...):

list; listing (a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics))

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "schedule"):

network programming (the schedule of programs to be broadcast on a network)

timetable (a schedule of times of arrivals and departures)

timetable (a schedule listing events and the times at which they will take place)


SCHEDULE (verb)


Sense 1schedule [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Plan for an activity or event

Classified under:

Verbs of thinking, judging, analyzing, doubting

Context example:

I've scheduled a concert next week

Hypernyms (to "schedule" is one way to...):

plan (make plans for something)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "schedule"):

slot (assign a time slot)

calendar (enter into a calendar)

book (engage for a performance)

time (assign a time for an activity or event)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s somebody
Somebody ----s somebody PP
Somebody ----s something PP


Sense 2schedule [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Make a schedule; plan the time and place for events

Classified under:

Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing

Context example:

I scheduled an exam for this afternoon

Hypernyms (to "schedule" is one way to...):

plan (make plans for something)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "schedule"):

program; programme (arrange a program of or for)

reschedule (assign a new time and place for an event)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s somebody
Somebody ----s somebody to INFINITIVE


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