Schedule is a plan for when things will occur or events will take place.(noun)
An example of schedule is the times when your courses start and end.
To schedule is to set up a specific time when something will occur.(verb)
An example of schedule is when you make a doctor's appointment.
See schedule in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: altered (infl. by LL) < ME sedule < OFr cedule < LL schedula, dim. of L scheda, a strip of papyrus < Gr schidē, splinter of wood, split piece < schizein, to split: see schizo-
See schedule in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English sedule, slip of parchment or paper, note
Origin: , from Old French cedule
Origin: , from Late Latin schedula
Origin: , diminutive of scheda
Origin: , variant of Latin scida, papyrus strip
Origin: , from Greek skhida, skhedē
Origin: ; perhaps akin to skhizein, to split; see schizo-.
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