timetabletime‧ta‧ble1 /ˈtaɪmˌteɪbəl/ ●●●W3 noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1TT British English a list of the times at which buses, trains, planes etc arrive and leavesyn schedule American Englisha railway/train/bus timetable2SEa list of the times of classes in a school, college etcsyn schedule American English3TIME THAT IS PLANNEDa plan of events and activities, with their dates and times syn scheduletimetable for 🔊 The Council has set out a timetable for returning to civilian rule.
timetabletimetable2 verb British English 🔊 🔊 1[transitive]TIME THAT IS PLANNED to plan that something will happen at a particular time in the future syn schedule 🔊 The carnival parade is timetabled for 12.00 on both days.2[intransitive, transitive]SE to arrange the times at which classes will take place in a school or collegesyn schedule American English 🔊 The course is timetabled for one period each week. 🔊 Art students have very few timetabled hours. Grammar Timetable is usually passive. —timetabling noun [uncountable]→ See Verb table
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timetable• By 1800 wagon services were numerous enough in most parts of the country to be timetabled.• His afternoons were much less predictable, and that was also when the bulk of Karen's contacthours were timetabled.• The realinitiative for timetablingBills must come from Opposition parties.• The Centre should be timetabled for operational use by students and formally supervised by a designatedmember of staff.• For example, disabled students can be timetabled into groundfloor rooms.From Longman Business Dictionarytimetabletime‧ta‧ble /ˈtaɪmˌteɪbəl/ noun [countable]1a plan giving dates and times when events will take place or things must be done SYN SCHEDULEIt is your responsibility to produce the report according to the timetable agreed with us.timetable forThey drew up a timetable for the development of a prototype.2TRAVELa list of the times at which buses, trains, planes etc arrive and leave SYN SCHEDULE AmEA full railway timetable is available on the Internet. —timetabled adjectivePenalties are paid by operating companies for failing to run timetabled trains.