behind schedule

Definition of behind schedule

  1. :  not according to schedule :  late We're running about five minutes behind schedule.

Word by Word Definitions

behindplay
  1. :  in the place or situation that is being or has been departed from

    :  in, to, or toward the back

    :  later in time

  1. :  in or to a place or situation in back of or to the rear of

    : used as a function word to indicate something that screens an observer

    :  following in order

  1. :  buttocks

scheduleplay
  1. :  a written document

    :  a statement of supplementary details appended to a legal or legislative document

    :  a written or printed list, catalog, or inventory

  1. :  to appoint, assign, or designate for a fixed time

    :  to place in a schedule

    :  to make a schedule of


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