Slated
Slate Slate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Slated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Slating}.] 1. To cover with slate, or with a substance resembling slate; as, to slate a roof; to slate a globe. [1913 Webster]

2. To register (as on a slate and subject to revision), for an appointment. [Polit. Cant] [1913 Webster]

3. To schedule.

4. To reserve or designate for a specific purpose. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • slated — adj. (AE) scheduled (cannot stand alone) 1) slated for (slated for promotion) 2) slated to + inf. (she is slated to be promoted soon) * * * slated to + int. (she is slated to be promoted soon) (AE) [ scheduled ] (cannot stand alone) slated for… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • slated — adjective Etymology: from past participle of slate (III) : slaty 1 dark slated clouds Norman Mailer …   Useful english dictionary

  • slated — adjective scheduled …   Wiktionary

  • slated — sleɪt n. fine grained rock that is easily split into thin layers; writing surface made of slate; shingle made of slate or a similar material; list of candidates; greyish blue color v. cover with slate (of a roof, etc.); nominate a candidate for… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • slated — deltas …   Anagrams dictionary

  • slated\ for — • slated for • slated to be Going to be; planned or intended for. People think the governor is slated to be president. That subject is slated for debate at the next meeting …   Словарь американских идиом

  • slated\ to\ be — • slated for • slated to be Going to be; planned or intended for. People think the governor is slated to be president. That subject is slated for debate at the next meeting …   Словарь американских идиом

  • slated to do something — phrase expected to happen Spending is slated to increase by 10 per cent next year. Thesaurus: certain or likely to happensynonym general words meaning to happensynonym Main entry: slate …   Useful english dictionary

  • slated for — or[slated to be] Going to be; planned or intended for. * /People think the governor is slated to be president./ * /That subject is slated for debate at the next meeting./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • slated for — or[slated to be] Going to be; planned or intended for. * /People think the governor is slated to be president./ * /That subject is slated for debate at the next meeting./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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