Athletics vs Calendar - What's the difference?

athletics | calendar |


As a proper noun athletics

is (baseball) the team , previously kansas city athletics and philadelphia athletics.

As a noun calendar is

any system by which time is divided into days, weeks, months, and years.

As a verb calendar is

(legal) to set a date for a proceeding in court, usually done by a judge at a calendar call.

athletics

English

Noun

(head)
  • Physical activities such as sports and games requiring stamina, fitness and skill.
  • A group of sporting activities which includes track and field, road running, cross country running and racewalking.
  • calendar

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Any system by which time is divided into days, weeks, months, and years.
  • A means to determine the date consisting of a document containing dates and other temporal information.
  • A list of planned events.
  • An orderly list or enumeration of persons, things, or events; a schedule.
  • * (Francis Bacon)
  • Shepherds of people had need know the calendars of tempests of state.
  • * {{quote-book, year=1963, author=(Margery Allingham), title=(The China Governess)
  • , chapter=20, url=http://openlibrary.org/works/OL2004261W , passage=The story struck the depressingly familiar note with which true stories ring in the tried ears of experienced policemen.

    Usage notes

    * Do not confuse calendar' with ' calender .

    Synonyms

    * (list of planned events) agenda, schedule, docket

    Derived terms

    * calendar day * calendric * calendrical * Chinese calendar * French Republican Calendar * Gregorian calendar * Hebrew calendar * Jewish calendar * Julian calendar * lunar calendar * lunisolar calendar * solar calendar * desktop calendar

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • (legal) To set a date for a proceeding in court, usually done by a judge at a calendar call.
  • The judge agreed to calendar''' a hearing for pretrial motions for the week of May 15, but did not agree to '''calendar the trial itself on a specific date.
  • To enter or write in a calendar; to register.
  • (Waterhouse)

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