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Definition of Appoint

Appoint

  1. To fix with power or firmness; to establish; to mark out.
  2. 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.
  3. To assign, designate, or set apart by authority.
  4. To furnish in all points; to provide with everything necessary by way of equipment; to equip; to fit out.
  5. To point at by way, or for the purpose, of censure or commendation; to arraign.
  6. 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.
  7. To ordain; to determine; to arrange.
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Appoint Translations

appoint in Afrikaans is aanstel
appoint in Dutch is benoemen, aanstellen
appoint in French is appointer, appointez, appointons, appointent
appoint in German is erstellen, ernennen, ernennen, bestimmen
appoint in Italian is creare, produrre
appoint in Latin is constituo, monstro, monstro
appoint in Norwegian is utnevne, fastsette
appoint in Portuguese is aponte
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