Appoint - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Appoint.

ASSIGN
NAME
ORDAIN
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ASSIGN
  1. transfer one's right to
  2. give out; "We were assigned new uniforms"
  3. make undue claims to having
  4. give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)
  5. select something or someone for a specific purpose; "The teacher assigned him to lead his classmates in the exercise"
  6. attribute or credit to; "We attributed this quotation to Shakespeare"; "People impute great cleverness to cats"
  7. decide as to where something belongs in a scheme; "The biologist assigned the mushroom to the proper class"
  8. attribute or give; "She put too much emphasis on her the last statement"; "He put all his efforts into this job"; "The teacher put an interesting twist to the interpretation of the story"
NAME
  1. a language unit by which a person or thing is known; "his name really is George Washington"; "those are two names for the same thing"
  2. give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of; "List the states west of the Mississippi"
  3. a defamatory or abusive word or phrase
  4. mention and identify by name; "name your accomplices!"
  5. family based on male descent; "he had no sons and there was no one to carry on his name"
  6. make reference to; "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention"
  7. a well-known or notable person; "they studied all the great names in the history of France"; "she is an important figure in modern music"
  8. give the name or identifying characteristics of; refer to by name or some other identifying characteristic property; "Many senators were named in connection with the scandal"; "The almanac identifies the auspicious months"
  9. a person's reputation; "he wanted to protect his good name"
ORDAIN
  1. issue an order
  2. appoint to a clerical posts; "he was ordained in the Church"
  3. invest with ministerial or priestly authority; "The minister was ordained only last month"
  4. order by virtue of superior authority; decree; "The King ordained the persecution and expulsion of the Jews"; "the legislature enacted this law in 1985"
Clue Database Last Updated: 13/12/2018 9:00am

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