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English definition of “book”

book

verb     /bʊk/
ARRANGE [I, T] A2 to arrange to use or do something at a particular time in the future : to book a ticket / hotel room We've booked a trip to Spain for next month . Sorry , the hotel is fully booked (= has no more rooms ).Making bookings and reservations
CRIME [T] to officially accuse someone of a crime : Detectives booked him for resisting arrest .Arresting and charging
SPORT [T] UK If a sports official books you, they write an official record of something you have done wrong : The referee booked two players for fighting during the game .Refereeing and judging in sport
(Definition of book verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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