Definition of unscheduled in English:

unscheduled

adjective

  • Not scheduled.

    ‘his plane made an unscheduled stop’
    • ‘The restaurant also coped with an unscheduled shutdown last Thursday.’
    • ‘We remember with fondness our unscheduled rest stop in Slidell, Louisiana.’
    • ‘He also made an unscheduled visit to see the constable's colleagues yesterday, before completing his official duties.’
    • ‘Voting in constituencies where results were annulled was to take place at an as yet unscheduled time.’
    • ‘Early in the race, a plastic bag caught on Benson's front grille, prompting an unscheduled pit stop.’
    • ‘Apparently, participating in unscheduled photo calls with unknowns isn't her idea of how people should behave in showbiz.’
    • ‘Let's spice things up with an unscheduled extra competition.’
    • ‘There have been no unscheduled absences, no real outbursts.’
    • ‘On the trip from London he took an eight-mile unscheduled detour.’
    • ‘Last week Times editor Peter Stothard announced he is taking an unscheduled sabbatical.’
    • ‘Hamilton's truck is running well after the first pit stop, but we cut a tire and have to make an unscheduled pit stop.’
    • ‘Andreas Gursky We've just watched an unscheduled programme on German photographer Andreas Gursky, and it was a joy and a delight.’
    • ‘Birdwatchers have been flocking to the shores of the Firth of Forth after thousands of South American seabirds made an unscheduled stop.’
    • ‘Then, go back and mark all of the bike shops and hospitals along the route, just in case you have to make an unscheduled stop.’
    • ‘One can read into that that it was the chairman, rather than the director of football, who precipitated the manager's unscheduled departure.’
    • ‘The CIA was never able to use this system to set up an unscheduled meeting with him.’
    • ‘Scheduled and unscheduled cultural performances continued day and night on the ten stages set up throughout the centre.’
    • ‘Buses stopping at unscheduled spots added to the confusion.’
    • ‘A spokesman for South Yorkshire Police said none of the passengers on the bus was hurt, but many were unsettled at the sudden unscheduled detour.’
    • ‘With time not an issue, Robic stopped for an unscheduled rest in Athens after consulting with his crew.’

Pronunciation

unscheduled

/ʌnˈʃɛdjuːld/