1. engagement, booking, employment, work

usage: employment for performers or performing groups that lasts for a limited period of time; "the play had bookings throughout the summer"

2. booking, reservation, employment, engagement

usage: the act of reserving (a place or passage) or engaging the services of (a person or group); "wondered who had made the booking"


1. book, schedule

usage: engage for a performance; "Her agent had booked her for several concerts in Tokyo"

2. reserve, hold, book, request, bespeak, call for, quest

usage: 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"

3. book, record, enter, put down

usage: record a charge in a police register; "The policeman booked her when she tried to solicit a man"

4. book, register

usage: register in a hotel booker

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