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Overview of verb appoint

The verb appoint has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (13) appoint, name, nominate, constitute

(create and charge with a task or function; "nominate a committee")

2. (8) appoint, charge

(assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to; "He was appointed deputy manager"; "She was charged with supervising the creation of a concordance")

3. appoint

(furnish; "a beautifully appointed house")


Overview of adj appointed

The adj appointed has 4 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (2) appointive, appointed

(subject to appointment)

2. (2) appointed

(selected for a job; "the one appointed for guard duty")

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

(fixed or established especially by order or command; "at the time appointed (or the appointed time"))

4. (1) appointed

(provided with furnishing and accessories (especially of a tasteful kind); "a house that is beautifully appointed")

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