/ˈbʊkıŋ/ noun, pl -ings
1 : an arrangement for a person or group (such as a singer or band) to perform at a particular place

She has several concert bookings this fall.

The comedian missed some bookings because of illness.


All booking is done by the band's manager.

2 : an arrangement to have something (such as a room) held for your use at a later time

Our hotel register shows no booking [=(US more commonly) reservation] for you.

cruise ship bookings


Advance booking [=(US more commonly) reservation] is required.

booking fees

a booking agent

3 [count] Brit, soccer : the act of officially recording the name of a player who has broken the rules in a game

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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