Many people inside the administration find even the current schedule impressively optimistic.
Though I prescribe hardly any narcotic pain medications, most ADHD medications are also schedule II.
The Rand bill will go forward, though Goedde will not schedule a hearing on it.
Gingrich is hardly the only potential White House candidate on the schedule.
And then it takes even more time to sell the concept, order up a pilot, shoot the series and get it on the schedule.
As was afterward apparent, the countess had arranged her schedule with considerable care.
If there is one, a good man knows how to get around it and keep up his schedule.
He walked all the way and arrived on schedule, after a six months' journey.
Appended was a schedule of the properties Hawkes was leaving behind.
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.