Meaning of SCHEDULE in English


n. & v.


1. a a list or plan of intended events, times, etc. b a plan of work (not on my schedule for next week).

2 a list of rates or prices.

3 US a timetable.

4 a tabulated inventory etc. esp. as an appendix to a document.

1. include in a schedule.

2 make a schedule of.

3 Brit. include (a building) in a list for preservation or protection.

Phrases and idioms:

according to schedule (or on schedule) as planned; on time. behind schedule behind time. scheduled flight (or service etc.) a public flight, service, etc., according to a regular timetable. scheduled territories hist. sterling area.


scheduler n.

Etymology: ME f. OF cedule f. LL schedula slip of paper, dimin. of scheda f. Gk skhede papyrus-leaf

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.