Adjective "Appoint" Definition and Examples




    1. to name or assign to a position, an office, or the like; designate: to appoint a new treasurer; to appoint a judge to the bench.

    2. to determine by authority or agreement; fix; set: to appoint a time for the meeting.

    3. Law. to designate (a person) to take the benefit of an estate created by a deed or will.

    4. to provide with what is necessary; equip; furnish: They appointed the house with all the latest devices.

    5. Archaic. to order or establish by decre


    "people can be appoint."