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  • adjective scheduled
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of slate.


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  • Probably because when I first went to school we had slates on which to write, 'to slate' someone was to write their name on a slate for wrongdoing.

    'Slated' implied public recognition that you had done something wrong that they would write on the slate for all to see.

    October 9, 2011