Deadline vs Timescale - What's the difference?

deadline | timescale |


As nouns the difference between deadline and timescale

is that deadline is a date on or before which something must be completed while timescale is .

As a verb deadline

is (military) to render an item non-mission-capable; to ground an aircraft, etc.

deadline

Noun

(en noun)
  • A date on or before which something must be completed.
  • I must make this deadline or my boss will ''kill'' me!
  • (archaic) A guideline marked on a plate for a printing press.
  • (archaic) A line that does not move. (rfex)
  • (archaic) A boundary around a prison, prisoners crossing which would be shot.
  • Verb

    (deadlin)
  • (military) To render an item non-mission-capable; to ground an aircraft, etc.
  • ----

    timescale

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)