Associations to the word «Schedule»

Pictures for the word «Schedule»


SCHEDULE, noun. (obsolete) A slip of paper; a short note. [14th-17th c.]
SCHEDULE, noun. (legal) An annex or appendix to a statute or other regulatory instrument, or to a legal contract. [from 15th c.]
SCHEDULE, noun. ​A timetable, or other time-based plan of events; a plan of what is to occur, and at what time. [from 19th c.]
SCHEDULE, noun. (US) Each of the five divisions into which controlled drugs are classified, or the restrictions denoted by such classification. [from 20th c.]
SCHEDULE, noun. (computer science) An allocation or ordering of a set of tasks on one or several resources. [from 20th c.]
SCHEDULE, verb. To create a time-schedule.
SCHEDULE, verb. To plan an activity at a specific date or time in the future.

Dictionary definition

SCHEDULE, noun. A temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to.
SCHEDULE, noun. An ordered list of times at which things are planned to occur.
SCHEDULE, verb. Plan for an activity or event; "I've scheduled a concert next week".
SCHEDULE, verb. Make a schedule; plan the time and place for events; "I scheduled an exam for this afternoon".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats