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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Book  \Book\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Booked};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Booking}.] 
  1.  To  enter  write,  or  register  in  a  book  or  list. 
 
  Let  it  be  booked  with  the  rest  of  this  day's  deeds. 
  --Shak. 
 
  2.  To  enter  the  name  of  (any  one)  in  a  book  for  the  purpose 
  of  securing  a  passage,  conveyance,  or  seat;  as  to  be 
  booked  for  Southampton;  to  book  a  seat  in  a  theater. 
 
  3.  To  mark  out  for  to  destine  or  assign  for  as  he  is 
  booked  for  the  valedictory.  [Colloq.] 
 
  Here  I  am  booked  for  three  days  more  in  Paris. 
  --Charles 
  Reade. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  booking 
  n  1:  a  job  for  performers  or  performing  groups  that  lasts  for  a 
  limited  period  of  time;  "the  play  had  bookings 
  throughout  the  summer"  [syn:  {engagement}] 
  2:  the  act  of  reserving  (a  place  or  passage)  or  engaging  the 
  services  of  (a  person  or  group):  "wondered  who  had  made 
  the  booking"  [syn:  {reservation}] 




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