What does booking mean?

Definitions for booking
ˈbʊk ɪŋbook·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word booking.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. engagement, booking(noun)

    employment for performers or performing groups that lasts for a limited period of time

    "the play had bookings throughout the summer"

  2. booking, reservation(noun)

    the act of reserving (a place or passage) or engaging the services of (a person or group)

    "wondered who had made the booking"


  1. booking(Noun)

    The act or process of writing something down in (a) book(s), e.g. in accounting

    Etymology: From the verb to book, from the noun book

  2. booking(Noun)

    A reservation for a service, such as accommodation in an hotel.

    Etymology: From the verb to book, from the noun book

  3. booking(Noun)

    The engagement of a performer for a particular performance.

    Etymology: From the verb to book, from the noun book

  4. booking(Noun)

    The issuing of a caution which is usually written down in a book, and results in a yellow card or (after two bookings) a red card, that is to say, the player is sent from the field of play.

    Etymology: From the verb to book, from the noun book

  5. booking(Noun)

    The process of photographing, fingerprinting and recording identifying data of a suspect following arrest.

    Etymology: From the verb to book, from the noun book

Webster Dictionary

  1. Booking

    of Book


  1. Booking

    Booking is a monthly manhwa anthology published by the South Korean Haksanpub.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. booking

    A reprimand.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'booking' in Nouns Frequency: #2394

How to pronounce booking?

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How to say booking in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of booking in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of booking in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of booking in a Sentence

  1. Mehmet Dalman:

    We were not involved in booking the plane. In fact, we are trying to ascertain ourselves exactly what did happen, the club is looking into the matter and we want to find answers too.

  2. Richard Aboulafia:

    Airbus was very aggressive about booking orders and delivering planes and Boeing were very conservative; Airbus gets hit a bit worse.

  3. Gilroy Police Chief Scot Smithee:

    We actually create a police compound where we have a command center, a booking area, you know, all the things you would need to run a major operation like Garlic Festival, the officers are deployed throughout the park and they're assigned to different regions of the park so they're spread out, we don't have officers all in one spot.

  4. Chief Financial Officer Simone Menne:

    We see caution on forward bookings, but we aren't seeing fewer passengers. It's a change in booking trends.

  5. Your Mobile App Your:

    If you’re booking a long haul flight, you’ll want to book further out, like 50 to 100 days, to save money.

Images & Illustrations of booking

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