attribute or credit to; "We attributed this quotation to Shakespeare"; "People impute great cleverness to cats"
decide as to where something belongs in a scheme; "The biologist assigned the mushroom to the proper class"
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"
transfer one's right to
give out; "We were assigned new uniforms"
make undue claims to having
give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)
select something or someone for a specific purpose; "The teacher assigned him to lead his classmates in the exercise"
make reference to; "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention"
verbal abuse; a crude substitute for argument; "sticks and stones may break my bones but names can never hurt me"
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"
assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to; "They named their son David"; "The new school was named after the famous Civil Rights leader"
create and charge with a task or function; "nominate a committee"
charge with a function; charge to be; "She was named Head of the Committee"; "She was made president of the club"
by the sanction or authority of; "halt in the name of the law"
a language unit by which a person or thing is known; "his name really is George Washington"; "those are two names for the same