(adjective, verb)


1. subject to appointment

Similar word(s): nominated, nominative, nonelected, nonelective, appointive

2. selected for a job

- the one appointed for guard duty

Similar word(s): assigned

3. fixed or established by authority.

- at the time appointed (or the appointed time)

Similar word(s): settled, decreed, ordained, prescribed

4. provided with furnishing and accessories (especially of a tasteful kind)

- a house that is beautifully appointed

Similar word(s): equipped, furnished


1. simple past tense and past participle of appoint.