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  Words related to appointment

Related / Similar Words: assignment, designation, naming, fitting, date, engagement, appointee

 

Definition:
  • (law) the act of disposing of property by virtue of the power of appointment; "she allocated part of the trust to her church by appointment";
  • the act of putting a person into a non-elective position; "the appointment had to be approved by the whole committee";
  • the job to which you are (or hope to be) appointed; "he applied for an appointment in the treasury";
  • (usually plural) furnishings and equipment (especially for a ship or hotel);
  • a meeting arranged in advance; "she asked how to avoid kissing at the end of a date";
  • a person who is appointed to a job or position;

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    Hyponyms: nomination, co-option, co-optation, delegacy, ordination, ordinance, recognition, blind date, double date, tryst, rendezvous

     

    Derivational Morphology: name, nominate, make, appoint, constitute, delegate, designate, depute, assign, equip, fit, fit out, outfit, go steady, go out, date, see, charge

     

     
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