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booking

 
Noun booking has 2 senses
  1. engagement, booking - employment for performers or performing groups that lasts for a limited period of time; "the play had bookings throughout the summer"
    --1 is a kind of employment, work
    --1 has particulars: gig
    Derived form: verb book3
  2. booking, reservation - the act of reserving (a place or passage) or engaging the services of (a person or group); "wondered who had made the booking"
    --2 is a kind of employment, engagement
    Derived forms: verb book4, verb book2
Verb book has 4 senses
  1. book - record a charge in a police register; "The policeman booked her when she tried to solicit a man"
    --1 is one way to
    record, enter, put down
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Somebody ----s somebody PP
  2. reserve, hold, book - arrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance; "reserve me a seat on a flight"; "The agent booked tickets to the show for the whole family"; "please hold a table at Maxim's"
    --2 is one way to request, bespeak, call for, quest
    Derived form: noun booking2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  3. book - engage for a performance; "Her agent had booked her for several concerts in Tokyo"
    --3 is one way to
    schedule
    Derived forms: noun booker1, noun booking1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Somebody ----s somebody PP
    Somebody ----s something PP
  4. book - register in a hotel booker
    --4 is one way to
    register
    Derived form: noun booking2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
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