Though I prescribe hardly any narcotic pain medications, most ADHD medications are also schedule II.
Gingrich is hardly the only potential White House candidate on the schedule.
“I would like to reiterate we are convinced Brazil will organize a fantastic FIFA World Cup 2014 on schedule,” he said.
Take yourself out to dinner; schedule a massage or go for a walk.
And they are also testing new “stealthy” jet fighters ahead of schedule.
As was afterward apparent, the countess had arranged her schedule with considerable care.
The schedule of maximum rates applies to all Class "A" roads.
He walked all the way and arrived on schedule, after a six months' journey.
Forty miles an hour on schedule—and where would they be now?
So we have to lay over until they fly back, and then git out and hustle to keep things moving som'ers near on schedule.
late 14c., sedule, cedule "ticket, label, slip of paper with writing on it," from Old French cedule (Modern French cédule), from Late Latin schedula "strip of paper" (in Medieval Latin also "a note, schedule"), diminutive of Latin scheda, scida "one of the strips forming a papyrus sheet," from Greek skhida "splinter," from stem of skhizein "to cleave, split" (see shed (v.)). Also from the Latin word are Spanish cédula, German Zettel.
The notion is of slips of paper attached to a document as an appendix (a sense maintained in U.S. tax forms). The specific meaning "printed timetable" is first recorded 1863 in railway use. Modern spelling is a 15c. imitation of Latin, but pronunciation remained "sed-yul" for centuries afterward; the modern British pronunciation ("shed-yul") is from French influence, while the U.S. pronunciation ("sked-yul") is from the practice of Webster, based on the Greek original.
"make a schedule of, 1855; include in a schedule, 1862; from schedule (n.). Related: Scheduled; scheduling.