Share this entry

Synonyms of appoint in English:


  • 1 he was appointed Environment Secretary
    nominate, name, designate, install as, commission, engage, adopt, co-opt;
    select, choose, elect, vote in;
    Military  detail
    [Antonyms] reject
  • 2 the arbitrator shall appoint a date for the preliminary meeting
    specify, determine, assign, designate, allot, set, fix, arrange, choose, decide on, establish, settle, authorize, ordain, prescribe, decree
  • Definition of appoint in:
    Share this entry

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources