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appoint

 
Verb appoint has 3 senses
  1. appoint, name, nominate, constitute - create and charge with a task or function; "nominate a committee"
    --1 is one way to establish, found, plant, constitute, institute
    Derived forms: noun appointee2, noun appointee1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
  2. appoint, charge - assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to; "He was appointed deputy manager"; "She was charged with supervising the creation of a concordance"
    Derived forms: noun appointee2, noun appointee1
    Sample sentence:
    They appoint him to write the letter
  3. appoint - furnish; "a beautifully appointed house"
    --3 is one way to
    equip, fit, fit out, outfit
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Somebody ----s somebody with something
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