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calendar1 of 2
: a system for fixing the beginning, length, and divisions of the civil year and arranging days and longer divisions of time (such as weeks and months) in a definite order see Months of the Principal Calendars Table
: a tabular register of days according to a system usually covering one year and referring the days of each month to the days of the week
a desk calendar
: an orderly list: such as
: a list of cases to be tried in court
: a list of bills or other items reported out of committee for consideration by a legislative assembly
: a list or schedule of planned events or activities giving dates and details
parties, concerts, and dances make up her calendar for the week
British : a university catalog
calendared; calendaring ˈka-lən-d(ə-)riŋ
: to enter in a calendar
Should we calendar the meeting now?
Noun The university's academic calendar runs from September to May. the calendar of upcoming events at the state fair will be available tomorrow
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NounThen again, the turn of the calendar hasn’t exactly been fortuitous for Jonathan Schoop with a batting average just over .100 in about 15 games. —Ryan Ford, Detroit Free Press, 21 Mar. 2023 Vogue Business’s Christina Binkley brought up its absence from the New York calendar in a recent interview with the designer. —Laia Garcia-furtado, Vogue, 20 Mar. 2023 Universal teased Peele’s newest feature with an update to its release calendar shared Monday. —Alexandra Del Rosario, Los Angeles Times, 20 Mar. 2023 Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar, observed by millions of Muslims worldwide, is true proof of this. —Sidra Imtiaz, Allure, 20 Mar. 2023 All eyes are now on King Charles's coronation on May 6, 2023, which is undeniably going to be one of the biggest moments of the royal calendar, but in the meantime, the royals are keeping calm and carrying on. —Town & Country, 19 Mar. 2023 According to a copy of her February calendar obtained by the Globe, Healey attended a Feb. 16 meeting about the search for a permanent general manager of the MBTA. —Samantha J. Gross, BostonGlobe.com, 18 Mar. 2023 That divide became even more apparent last week as a hearing on Senate Bill 219, which would have held the hospital to strict time limits for treating and discharging patients, was abruptly pulled from the legislative calendar. —oregonlive, 14 Mar. 2023 Supervisors approved the funding with little discussion as part of the consent calendar. —Gary Warth, San Diego Union-Tribune, 14 Mar. 2023
VerbNote how many times a year the product suggests reapplication, and calendar the task accordingly. —Rita Perwich, San Diego Union-Tribune, 4 Feb. 2023 If your goal is to be done by November 30, calendar the following Saturday to shop for only one or two people and then the next Saturday for another. —Jocelyn Solis-moreira, Discover Magazine, 19 Dec. 2022 Just last month, the Jacob Dangler House, a 19th-century French Gothic mansion about a mile away from 87 MacDonough, was demolished after the Landmarks Commission failed to calendar the house amid an outpouring of community pleas to save it. —Diana Budds, Curbed, 21 Oct. 2022 In San Diego, dedicated rosarians calendar the Labor Day weekend for quality garden time with their roses. —Rita Perwich, San Diego Union-Tribune, 5 Sep. 2020 According to Christian tradition, Easter is celebrated on the first Sunday following the full Moon that occurs on or just after the spring equinox (and the Christian Church calendars state that the spring equinox always falls on March 21). —Juliana Labianca, Good Housekeeping, 11 Mar. 2020 Work is busy, so actually calendaring out my schedule helps me to elbow in some room between appointments to maintain my own sanity. —Alli Harvey, Anchorage Daily News, 5 Apr. 2018 If George and I don’t calendar everything, none of it is happening. —Health.com, 23 Aug. 2017 Documents confirm my memory that this was calendared as ‘ —Francine Kiefer, The Christian Science Monitor, 24 July 2017 See More
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