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1. assignment

noun. ['əˈsaɪnmənt'] a duty that you are assigned to perform (especially in the armed forces).

Synonyms

  • service abroad
  • duty assignment
  • shore duty
  • shipboard duty
  • guard duty
  • charge
  • guard
  • duty
  • sentry go
  • commission
  • sea-duty
  • fatigue
  • mission
  • reassignment
  • fatigue duty

Antonyms

  • arise
  • pay cash
  • refrain
  • refresh

Etymology

  • assignement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Duty Assignment

  • reassignment
  • realignment
  • consignment
  • confinement
  • refinement
  • alignment

Example sentences of the word duty-assignment


1. Noun Phrase
It is a stipend given under the special duty assignment pay policy governed by the Army.

2. assignment

noun. ['əˈsaɪnmənt'] the instrument by which a claim or right or interest or property is transferred from one person to another.

Synonyms

  • official document
  • instrument
  • legal instrument

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • victory
  • middle
  • irresoluteness

Etymology

  • assignement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. assignment

noun. ['əˈsaɪnmənt'] the act of distributing something to designated places or persons.

Synonyms

  • distribution
  • allocation
  • assigning

Antonyms

  • empty
  • negative charge
  • positive charge
  • disclaim

Etymology

  • assignement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. light-duty

adjective. not designed for heavy work.

Antonyms

  • dark

5. heavy-duty

adjective. designed for heavy work.

Synonyms

  • heavy

Antonyms

  • regressive
  • nonindustrial

6. assignment

noun. ['əˈsaɪnmənt'] an undertaking that you have been assigned to do (as by an instructor).

Synonyms

  • written assignment
  • task
  • schoolwork
  • school assignment
  • writing assignment
  • project
  • undertaking

Antonyms

  • activation
  • continuance
  • continuation
  • monetization

Etymology

  • assignement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. assignment

noun. ['əˈsaɪnmənt'] (law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance.

Synonyms

  • grant
  • transferred possession
  • transferred property
  • appanage
  • land grant

Antonyms

  • acknowledged
  • unacknowledged
  • rejection
  • connotative

Etymology

  • assignement (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. duty

noun. ['ˈduːti, dˈjuːti'] the social force that binds you to the courses of action demanded by that force; every opportunity, an obligation; every possession, a duty"- John D.Rockefeller Jr.

Synonyms

  • line of duty
  • safekeeping
  • demand
  • guardianship
  • prerequisite
  • burden of proof
  • keeping
  • requirement
  • legal duty
  • moral obligation
  • white man's burden
  • social control
  • responsibility
  • incumbency
  • obligation
  • civic duty
  • noblesse oblige
  • filial duty
  • imperative
  • civic responsibility

Antonyms

  • nonconformity
  • noncompliance
  • inessential
  • demobilization

Etymology

  • duete (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deu (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. duty

noun. ['ˈduːti, dˈjuːti'] work that you are obliged to perform for moral or legal reasons.

Synonyms

  • duty assignment
  • task
  • part
  • chore
  • work
  • office
  • assignment
  • function
  • role

Antonyms

  • divest
  • fire
  • obviate
  • supply

Etymology

  • duete (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deu (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. duty

noun. ['ˈduːti, dˈjuːti'] a government tax on imports or exports.

Synonyms

  • tonnage duty
  • indirect tax
  • customs duty
  • import duty
  • tariff
  • tunnage
  • countervailing duty
  • octroi
  • protective tariff
  • revenue tariff
  • export duty
  • custom
  • customs
  • impost

Antonyms

  • mobilization
  • nationalization
  • unreliableness
  • irresponsibility

Etymology

  • duete (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • deu (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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