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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. appoint: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. appoint: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. appoint: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. appoint: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. appoint: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. appoint: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Appoint, appoint, appoint: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. appoint: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. appoint: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. appoint: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. appoint: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. appoint: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. appoint: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. appoint: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. appoint: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. appoint: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Appoint: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Appoint: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. appoint: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. appoint: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. appoint: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. appoint: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. appoint: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. appoint: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. appoint: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. appoint: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. appoint: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. appoint: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  2. appoint: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. appoint: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. appoint: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. appoint: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (appoint)

verb:  furnish ("A beautifully appointed house")
verb:  create and charge with a task or function
verb:  assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to ("He was appointed deputy manager")

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Phrases that include appoint:   to appoint ones self, appoint as agent, appoint as representative, appoint in advance, to appoint one`s self more...

Words similar to appoint:   name, appointed, appointing, charge, constitute, nominate, ordain, more...

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