desk calendar

  1. a loose-leaf calendar containing one or two pages for each day, with spaces for notes.

Origin of desk calendar

First recorded in 1905–10

Words Nearby desk calendar Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use desk calendar in a sentence

  • This singular creation, now a mainstay of the desk calendar, mug and greeting card industries, ran from 1980 to 1995.

  • Lidgerwood made a memorandum on his desk calendar to take the building and loan matter up with Hallock the following day.

  • He put his finger on his desk calendar, and looked at a date Lucile had circled for him.

    Confidence Game | James McKimmey
  • The rest of it sounded like something one reads at the foot of each page of a loose-leaf desk calendar.

    Fanny Herself | Edna Ferber
  • Delcassé turned to the day on his desk calendar, and wrote a large "12" upon it.

    The Destroyer | Burton Egbert Stevenson
  • The thing exactly in front of his eyes was his desk calendar.

    The Real Adventure | Henry Kitchell Webster