Definition of 'planned'
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It suspended its planned junior doctor strikes when it realised the public had seen through its greed. The Sun (2016)Planned strikes elsewhere also hit stocks. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Ministers would not confirm whether councils would be able to bring forward planned rises in a council tax to plug the funding gap. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Junior doctors face being struck off if patients die or are harmed due to the planned five-day strikes. The Sun (2016)BRITISH Airways bosses say a planned strike will not hit passengers hard. The Sun (2017)Labour often postponed planned duty rises when world oil prices were rising. The Sun (2011)The oncoming winter has also scuppered planned attacks on the plants. The Sun (2012)The extra burden on motorists came as a series of planned tax rises and benefit cuts kicked in. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Detectives said the murder was a planned attack by up to four males who were waiting for their victims in a car. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The planned merger is expected to lead to annual cost savings of 40 million. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We're saddened he has decided to pursue his planned hunger strike. The Sun (2011)With planned cuts, things will only get worse. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The planned merger between the two banks will still go ahead, but on revised terms. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Planned strike action has been on, off and is now back on again. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The financial manager might wish to try to avoid any planned cut in dividends, for example. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)Two senior cabinet ministers signalled that planned rises in car tax and fuel duty could be shelved in the face of public outrage. The Sun (2008)That makes the planned job cuts neither comprehensible nor acceptable, and they are excessive in extent. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It was a planned attack, not a protest. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The Sun was right to successfully campaign against the planned fuel duty rise. The Sun (2013)The planned rise in employers' national insurance contributions has been partly revoked. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He has postponed planned rises, then abandoned them altogether. Times, Sunday Times (2015)CRUNCH talks will continue today in a bid to halt a planned strike by junior doctors. The Sun (2015)A planned strike by immigration officers has been called off after an agreement was reached. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Other planned attacks were foiled. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A planned cut to the number of troops in Iraq has been put on hold. Times, Sunday Times (2008)JUST as well junior doctors called off the second of their planned three strikes, scheduled for this week. The Sun (2016)But before then, the team must stop a planned nuclear attack in the heart of London! The Sun (2008)On Wednesday we announced a larger schedule at Heathrow for the planned strike action. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The scale of the planned cuts show the massive impact on the public sector of the Government's efforts to cut the deficit. The Sun (2010)The planned cuts emerged as tens of thousands of anti-austerity protesters marched through central London yesterday demanding an end to government controls on spending. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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