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book·ing

 (bo͝ok′ĭng)
n.
1. An engagement, as for a performance by an entertainer.
2. A reservation, as for accommodations at a hotel.

booking

(ˈbʊkɪŋ)
n
1. chiefly
a. a reservation, as of a table or room in a hotel, seat in a theatre, or seat on a train, aircraft, etc
b. (as modifier): the booking office at a railway station.
2. (Theatre) theatre an engagement for the services of an actor or acting company

book•ing

(ˈbʊk ɪŋ)

n.
1. a contract, engagement, or scheduled performance of a professional entertainer.
3. the act of a person who books.
[1635–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.booking - employment for performers or performing groups that lasts for a limited period of time; "the play had bookings throughout the summer"
gig - a booking for musicians; "they played a gig in New Jersey"
employment, work - the occupation for which you are paid; "he is looking for employment"; "a lot of people are out of work"
2.booking - the act of reserving (a place or passage) or engaging the services of (a person or group); "wondered who had made the booking"
employment, engagement - the act of giving someone a job

booking

noun (Chiefly Brit.) reservation, date, appointment, engagement, prior arrangement I suggest you tell him there was a mistake over his late booking.

booking

noun
A commitment, as for a performance by an entertainer:
Slang: gig.
Translations
rezervaceobjednávka
reservation
varaus
bukingrezervacija
helyfoglalás
pöntun, bókun, frátekiî
予約
예약
prodaja vozovnicrezervacija sob
bokning
การจองล่วงหน้า
sự đặt chỗ

booking

[ˈbʊkɪŋ]
A. N
1. [of hotel, holiday, restaurant] → reserva f; [of performers] → contratación f
to make a bookinghacer una reserva
telephone bookingreserva f por teléfono
see also block D
2. (= engagement) the band has a booking next weekhan contratado al grupo para la semana que viene
3. (Sport) [of player] he had nine bookings last yearel año pasado recibió tarjeta amarilla nueve veces
B. CPD booking clerk Ntaquillero/a m/f
booking conditions NPLcondiciones fpl de reserva
booking fee Nsuplemento m por hacer la reserva
booking form Nformulario m de reserva
booking office N (Rail) → despacho m de billetes or (LAm) boletos (Theat) → taquilla f

booking

[ˈbʊkɪŋ] n (British)réservation fbooking fee nfrais mpl de réservationbooking form nformulaire m de réservationbooking office n (British)bureau m des réservations

booking

nBuchung f, → Bestellung f, → Reservierung f; (of artiste, performer)Engagement nt, → Verpflichtung f; to make a bookingbuchen; to cancel a bookingden Tisch/die Karte etc abbestellen, die Reise/den Flug etc stornieren; to change one’s bookingumbuchen; have you got a booking for or in the name of Higgins?ist bei Ihnen etwas auf den Namen Higgins gebucht?

booking

:
booking clerk
nFahrkartenverkäufer(in) m(f); (in ticket booth also) → Schalterbeamte(r) m, → Schalterbeamtin f
booking fee
nBuchungsgebühr f, → Reservierungsgebühr f
booking office
n (Rail) → Fahrkartenschalter m; (Theat) → Vorverkaufsstelle or -kasse f

booking

[ˈbʊkɪŋ] n (Brit) (in hotel) → prenotazione f (Sport) → ammonizione f

book

(buk) noun
1. a number of sheets of paper (especially printed) bound together. an exercise book.
2. a piece of writing, bound and covered. I've written a book on Shakespeare.
3. a record of bets.
verb
1. to buy or reserve (a ticket, seat etc) for a play etc. I've booked four seats for Friday's concert.
2. to hire in advance. We've booked the hall for Saturday.
ˈbookable adjective
able to be reserved in advance. Are these seats bookable?
ˈbooking noun
a reservation.
ˈbooklet (-lit) noun
a small, thin book. a booklet about the history of the town.
ˈbookbinding noun
putting the covers on books.
ˈbookbinder noun
ˈbookcase noun
a set of shelves for books.
ˈbooking-office noun
an office where travel tickets etc are sold. a queue at the station booking-office.
ˈbookmaker noun
a professional betting man who takes bets and pays winnings.
ˈbookmark noun
something put in a book to mark a particular page.
ˈbookseller noun
a person who sells books.
ˈbookshelf noun
a shelf on which books are kept.
ˈbookshop noun
a shop which sells books.
ˈbookworm noun
a person who reads a lot.
booked up
having every ticket sold. The theatre is booked up for the season.
book in
to sign one's name on the list of guests at an hotel etc. We have booked in at the Royal Hotel.
by the book
strictly according to the rules. She always does things by the book.

booking

حَجْز rezervace reservation Buchung κράτηση reserva varaus réservation rezervacija prenotazione 予約 예약 boeking bestilling rezerwacja reserva заказ bokning การจองล่วงหน้า rezervasyon sự đặt chỗ 预约
References in classic literature ?
If Levin could have understood why, just as he saw why one can only approach the booking office of a railway station in single file, it would not have been so vexatious and tiresome to him.
Sir Charles waited in the booking office to purchase a ticket for Gertrude, who went through to the platform.
And in another minute the train drew up alongside of the platform, and a stream of passengers began to flow out from the booking office and waiting-rooms.
"How now, friend," continued the trapper, addressing the still motionless and entranced naturalist; "how now, friend; are you, who make your livelihood by booking the names and natur's of the beasts of the fields and the fowls of the air, frightened at a herd of scampering buffaloes?
She is always attended by a lover or two, and she keeps a little list of her lovers, and she is always booking a new lover, or striking out an old lover, or putting a lover in her black list, or promoting a lover to her blue list, or adding up her lovers, or otherwise posting her book.
ISLAMABAD -- Asia has the greatest number of pilgrims in Mecca for the Hajj, based on flight bookings made through Global Distribution Systems (GDS) to airports around Mecca this year, according to a new study.
The company said: "Guidance reflects our expectation that subscription bookings as a percentage of product bookings will increase from just over 40% last year to approximately 60% to 65% in 2019, significantly above our original guidance range of 50% to 55% subscription bookings mix.
Canada-based Swoop has announced it has opened a group booking desk designed to facilitate flight bookings and reservation management for groups of 13 or more travellers, the company said.
Summary: Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], May 21 (ANI/NewsVoir): Marking a major landmark in its ongoing success story, Confirmtkt, the Bangalore-based online train ticket discovery and booking engine, has announced the completion of 10 lakh bookings annually.
The app based booking facility caters to a third of taxi bookings in Dubai and a significant number of passengers have faced difficulties finding the cabs.
And with 53% of all air travel bookings in Saudi Arabia made on a mobile device, compared to 22% globally, the regional carrier also needed to expand its mobile booking capabilities.