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Designate (IPA: /ˈdɛzəɡˌneɪt/, /ˈdɛzɪɡˌneɪt/)

Designate (v. t.)

Designated; appointed; chosen.

Designate (v. t.)

To mark out and make known; to point out; to name; to indicate; to show; to distinguish by marks or description; to specify; as, to designate the boundaries of a country; to designate the rioters who are to be arrested.

Designate (v. t.)

To call by a distinctive title; to name.

Designate (v. t.)

To indicate or set apart for a purpose or duty; -- with to or for; to designate an officer for or to the command of a post or station.

Example Sentence (Quote)

" The word art" does not designate the concept of a mere eventuality; it is a concept of rank." - Martin Heidegger

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