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. Tarek Saqer Juroushi:

    The House of Representatives has appointed General Khalifa Belqasem Haftar as top military commander.

  2. I Ching:

    Creativity comes from awakening and directing men's higher natures, which originate in the primal depths of the universe and are appointed by Heaven.

  3. Doris Lessing:

    Political correctness is the natural continuum from the party line. What we are seeing once again is a self-appointed group of vigilantes imposing their views on others. It is a heritage of communism, but they don't seem to see this.

  4. Jessica Levinson:

    The Trump administration has been so efficient at confirming judges, but it’s a real mistake to think that just because you appointed someone they will rule in your favor in an election case.

  5. Zabihullah Mujahid:

    He has been appointed emir by the shura, so there is no way he will step down on demands of these people.

Images & Illustrations of appointed

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