Meaning of “slate” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb us uk /sleɪt/

[ T ] UK to criticize someone or something severely:

[ often passive ] The film had been slated by critics.
be slated US

to be expected to happen in the future, or to be expected to be or do something in the future:

[ + to do sth ] Filming is slated to begin next spring.
The game is slated for next week.

(Definition of “slate verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)