- a summary, as of a legal proceeding, or a list of legal decisions
- a list of cases to be tried by a law court
- any list or summary of things to be done; agenda
- a label listing the contents of a package, directions, etc.
Origin of docketearlier doggette, abstract, register from uncertain or unknown; perhaps Italian doghetta, small heraldic bend
- to enter in a docket
- to put a docket, or label, on; ticket