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double booked

1. Committed to two things that are scheduled to happen at the same time. Oh man, it looks like I'm double booked today—I somehow scheduled myself for two meetings at 3 PM.
2. Reserved for two people at the same time. Can you believe the hotel double booked our room? Where are we supposed to sleep now?
See also: book, double
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It seems with all the events on at the weekend - George Michael, the Clothes Show and the charity ball - they had double-booked.
Peter Kay's routine centred around the fact that HE should have been the one to switch the lights on and he'd been double-booked with Dale.
Jenny, aged 56, who is one of the regular volunteers at the Hillfields farm, said: "We did have an Elvis lookalike lined up for this fun day but it turned out he was double-booked.
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But committee chairwoman Jenny Oropeza, D-Carson, double-booked Chief Legislative Analyst Elizabeth Hill to also testify.
The event, which was double-booked last year with the Northumberland Tour at the start of July, was switched to August to avoid a similar fate this year.
Alex Bogdanovic finds himself double-booked tomorrow as he faces a second round match at Surbiton and a Wimbledon wild card play-off on the same day.
For Sara Land, the facilities and field use specialist at the Northshore School District near Seattle, mistakes often result in double-booked rooms, misdirected janitors and lost revenue possibilities.
According to the EU Transport Commissioner Loyola de Palacio, the payments are necessary to compensate the estimated 250,000 people a year that are double-booked on flights.
And, because the hotel had double-booked the bridal suite, his new wife Tina slept on a blow-up bed.
For example, who has not had the unfortunate experience of a double-booked conference room or a visiting executive or client with no space in which to work?
Sweeney accidentally double-booked himself when scheduled to speak as part of the Visiting Author Series at Starbucks Headquarters.
grot week Katherine Jenkins THE soprano babe was put out to find her luxury Winnebago double-booked when she turned up on the site.
Their venue has been double-booked and friendship soon gives way to war as they both indulge in dirty tricks campaigns aimed at ruining each other's big day.