schedule

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Schedule is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.

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Singular
schedule

Plural
schedules

A school schedule
  1. (countable & uncountable) A schedule is a plan of things that are happening and the times when they happen.
    He visits each village in his or her area on a weekly schedule.
    The train is right on schedule.
    The meeting was running 10 minutes ahead of schedule.
    His doctors told him to cut down on his work schedule.
  2. (countable); (formal) A schedule is a list, usually one with prices.
    Please see the enclosed schedule of costs for facilities and activities.

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Plain form
schedule

Third-person singular
schedules

Past tense
scheduled

Past participle
scheduled

Present participle
scheduling

  1. (transitive) If you schedule something, you make a plan for when and where it will happen.
    The party was originally scheduled for June 5th.

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