pencil sth/sb in Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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pencil sth/sb in

phrasal verb with pencil uk   us   /ˈpen.səl/ verb [T] (-ll- or US usually -l-)
to ​arrange for something to ​happen or for someone to do something on a ​particulardate or ​occasion, ​knowing that the ​arrangement might be ​changedlater: We'll ​pencil in the ​dates for the next two ​meetings and ​confirm them ​later.
(Definition of pencil sth/sb in from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 草拟,初定…
in Chinese (Traditional) 草擬,暫定…
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