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schedule

sched·ule

schedule

 
 
pronunciation:
ske jul [or] ske ju l [or] ske jl
parts of speech:
noun, verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a plan of when certain actions or events will be carried out.
My mom made a schedule for when we have to do certain chores.The nurse comes to take care of my dad according to a schedule.
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synonyms:
calendar, program
similar words:
agenda
definition 2: a list of times when public vehicles such as buses and trains arrive and depart.
I checked the bus schedule to find out when my cousin will arrive.
synonyms:
timetable
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: scheduled, schedules, scheduling
definition 1: to include in a schedule.
Be sure to schedule a stop at the museum when you're in New York.
similar words:
assign, book, list, plan
definition 2: to set the date or time of.
Our teacher scheduled the events for our talent show.She scheduled my dentist appointment for next week.
 
similar words:
arrange, plan, time