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Overview of verb appropriate

The verb appropriate has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (11) allow, appropriate, earmark, set aside, reserve

(give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause; "I will earmark this money for your research"; "She sets aside time for meditation every day")

2. (1) appropriate, capture, seize, conquer

(take possession of by force, as after an invasion; "the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants"; "The army seized the town"; "The militia captured the castle")

Overview of adj appropriate

The adj appropriate has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (29) appropriate

(suitable for a particular person or place or condition etc; "a book not appropriate for children"; "a funeral conducted the appropriate solemnity"; "it seems that an apology is appropriate") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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