Designate - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 21/10/2019

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Designate.

ALLOT
  1. give out; "We were assigned new uniforms"
  2. allow to have; "grant a privilege"
  3. administer or bestow, as in small portions; "administer critical remarks to everyone present"; "dole out some money"; "shell out pocket money for the children"; "deal a blow to someone"; "the machine dispenses soft drinks"
  4. bestow
ANOINT
  1. administer an oil or ointment to ; often in a religious ceremony of blessing
  2. choose by or as if by divine intervention; "She was anointed the head of the Christian fundamentalist group"
APPOINT
  1. furnish; "a beautifully appointed house"
  2. create and charge with a task or function; "nominate a committee"
  3. assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to; "He was appointed deputy manager"; "She was charged with supervising the creation of a concordance"
ASSIGN
  1. select something or someone for a specific purpose; "The teacher assigned him to lead his classmates in the exercise"
  2. attribute or credit to; "We attributed this quotation to Shakespeare"; "People impute great cleverness to cats"
  3. decide as to where something belongs in a scheme; "The biologist assigned the mushroom to the proper class"
  4. 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"
  5. transfer one's right to
  6. give out; "We were assigned new uniforms"
  7. make undue claims to having
  8. give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)
EARMARK
  1. a distinctive characteristic or attribute
  2. identification mark on the ear of a domestic animal
  3. Set aside for future use
  4. 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"
NAME
  1. determine or distinguish the nature of a problem or an illness through a diagnostic analysis
  2. identify as in botany or biology, for example
  3. give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of; "List the states west of the Mississippi"
  4. mention and identify by name; "name your accomplices!"
  5. make reference to; "His name was mentioned in connection with the invention"
  6. 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"
  7. assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to; "They named their son David"; "The new school was named after the famous Civil Rights leader"
  8. create and charge with a task or function; "nominate a committee"
  9. charge with a function; charge to be; "She was named Head of the Committee"; "She was made president of the cl
TAP
  1. make a solicitation or entreaty for something; request urgently or persistently; "Henry IV solicited the Pope for a divorce"; "My neighbor keeps soliciting money for different charities"
  2. draw from; make good use of; "we must exploit the resources we are given wisely"
  3. strike lightly; "He tapped me on the shoulder"
  4. cut a female screw thread with a tap
  5. a light touch or stroke
  6. pierce in order to draw a liquid from; "tap a maple tree for its syrup"; "tap a keg of beer"
  7. draw (liquor) from a tap; "tap beer in a bar"
  8. the act of tapping a telephone or telegraph line to get information
  9. dance and make rhythmic clicking sounds by means of metal plates nailed to the sole of the dance shoes; "Glover tapdances better than anybody"
  10. a plug for a bunghole in a cask
  11. walk with a tapping sound
  12. a tool for cutting female (internal) screw threads
  13. make light, repeated taps on a surface; "he w

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