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noun [countable]     schedule pronunciation in American English
/ˈskeˌdʒul/    schedule pronunciation in American English
/ˈskedʒəl/
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pluralschedules
  1. 1
    a plan of activities or events and when they will happen

    What’s on your schedule today?

    a busy/full schedule:

    The president has a very busy schedule.

    a tight schedule (=many things to do in a short time):

    We’re shooting the movie on a very tight schedule.

    ahead of/on/behind schedule (=before/at/after the time that was planned):

    a project completed ahead of schedule

  2. 2
    American a list that shows when buses, trains, etc. will arrive and leave. The British word is timetable.
  3. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    3
    clear your schedule to cancel all the previously planned appointments in order to focus on something more important

    The president cleared his schedule to focus on the hostage crisis.

    Submitted by Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 06/05/2017
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