|1.||[ verb ] charge with a task or function|
|Synonyms:||name constitute nominate|
"appoint someone president" "nominate a committee"
|Related terms:||establish pack co-opt co-opt nomination appointee|
|2.||[ verb ] assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to|
"He was appointed deputy manager" "She was charged with supervising the creation of a concordance"
|Related terms:||delegate name empower dub accredit create depute appointee appointee charge commission|
|3.||[ verb ] furnish|
"a beautifully appointed house"