Simple Definition of booking
: an arrangement for a person or group (such as a singer or band) to perform at a particular place
: an arrangement to have something (such as a room) held for your use at a later time
soccer : the act of officially recording the name of a player who has broken the rules in a game
Examples of booking in a sentence
She has several concert bookings this fall.
The comedian missed some bookings because of illness.
All booking is done by the band's manager.
First Known Use of booking
Legal Definition of booking
: a procedure at a jail or police station following an arrest in which information about the arrest (as the time, the name of the arrested person, and the crime for which the arrest was made) is entered in the police register
Additional Notes on booking
The arrested person is usually photographed and fingerprinted at the time of the booking.
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