booked booked  /ˈbʊkt/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) reserved in advance

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Eventually, they gave up and booked a flight to Papeete aboard another airline.
  2. They've booked the Blossom banquet room at the Cranberry Lodge near the unit's Wisconsin base.
  3. A family's vacation itinerary, planned and booked well in advance, is secretly sabotaged by automated airline schedule changes.

News

  1. Chalmette man booked in connection with alleged meth lab at his home

    Dino Huy Jr. booked with operating a meth lab, manufacturing meth, possession of meth and child endangerment, the Sheriff's Office said.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

  2. Campti man booked with theft of copper

    State police say a 61-year-old Campti man is facing charges in the alleged theft of rolls of copper from several locations. Troopers say Jim Jones was booked last week into the Natchitoches Parish Detention Center and booked with theft of copper more than $1,000 and theft of copper less than $1,000. In April, authorities received a complaint from Lowe's Home Improvement in Alexandria about a man ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: KATC 3 Lafayette

  3. Moving Company Owner Booked For Extortion

    A moving company owner booked for extortion could soon face more charges. Dunwoodie McDuffie of Metairie is accused of withholding property his company was hired to move, while demanding additional fees from customers.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: ABC 26 New Orleans

Quotes

  1. England's Steven Gerrard taking over as captain since Rio Ferdinand became injured said "In this day and age I think it's important to show the referees some respect," Gerrard said. "You don't use any language because then you'll be booked...
    on Jun 12, 2010 By: Steven Gerrard Source: RINF.COM

  2. "When there's a handball," Tabarez said of the key incident, "there's a red card and the player is thrown out. Calling it cheating is too hard, it could have been a mistake. I think it was instinctive and he was booked accordingly. He cannot...
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Oscar Tabarez Source: ESPN

  3. "I substituted him because he was booked," Capello said. "I was worried about a second booking and he (would be) sent off."
    on Jun 12, 2010 By: Fabio Capello Source: The Associated Press

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