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Appoint (IPA: /əˈpɔɪnt/)

Appoint (v. t.)

To fix with power or firmness; to establish; to mark out.

Appoint (v. t.)

To fix by a decree, order, command, resolve, decision, or mutual agreement; to constitute; to ordain; to prescribe; to fix the time and place of.

Appoint (v. t.)

To assign, designate, or set apart by authority.

Appoint (v. t.)

To furnish in all points; to provide with everything necessary by way of equipment; to equip; to fit out.

Appoint (v. t.)

To point at by way, or for the purpose, of censure or commendation; to arraign.

Appoint (v. t.)

To direct, designate, or limit; to make or direct a new disposition of, by virtue of a power contained in a conveyance; -- said of an estate already conveyed.

Appoint (v. i.)

To ordain; to determine; to arrange.

Appoint Synonyms


Appoint Synonyms

Nominate, Name, Constitute

Appoint Rhymes

Joint, Joynt, Point, Pointe

Anoint, Appoint, Disjoint, Lapoint, Lapointe, Pierpoint

Disappoint, Reappoint

Spanish Translation

Appoint in Spanish is Nombrar

Tagalog Translation

Appoint in Tagalog is Hirangin

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Great god of the Ants, thou hast granted victory to thy servants. I appoint thee honorary Colonel." - Karel ÄŒapek

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