What does appointed mean?

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ap·point·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. appointive, appointed(adj)

    subject to appointment

  2. appointed(adj)

    selected for a job

    "the one appointed for guard duty"

  3. appointed, decreed, ordained, prescribed(adj)

    fixed or established especially by order or command

    "at the time appointed (or the appointed time")

  4. appointed(adj)

    provided with furnishing and accessories (especially of a tasteful kind)

    "a house that is beautifully appointed"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Appointed

    of Appoint

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. appointed

    Commissioned--named for a special duty.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'appointed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1661

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'appointed' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3638

How to pronounce appointed?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say appointed in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of appointed in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of appointed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of appointed in a Sentence

  1. Anuj Somany:

    If the private sector organization's employer has hired or appointed donkeys as job interview panelists, then they could never recruit horses, but only mules & asses and occasionally monkeys as the employees for their company.

  2. Mikheil Saakashvili:

    Nobody took her seriously when she was appointed. Everybody thought it was just a propaganda PR show and she would not reform, it was just for a short period of time. But she has this grit to really change things.

  3. Job 1414 Bible Hebrew:

    If a man die, shall he live again All the days of my appointed time will I wait, till my change come.

  4. Ehsan Sehgal:

    The selected and appointed figure falls under the Bumbledom of bureaucracy, not democracy. Conversely, a leader becomes a leader through the election and elected members of the public; it determines and forms democracy; indeed, it secures the stability and prosperity of the state.

  5. Bill Nelson:

    ( Rick Scott has) thrown around words like voter fraud with no proof. Rick Scott's tried to get the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to intimidate local supervisors of election. Both the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, which Republican Gov. Rick Scott oversees, and the Gov. Scott-appointed Florida Secretary of State have both said that there is no credible evidence of voter fraud, florida Department of Law Enforcement's become obvious that Republican Gov. Rick Scott can not oversee the process in a fair and impartial way, and Republican Gov. Rick Scott should remove Republican Gov. Rick Scott from the recount process.

Images & Illustrations of appointed

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