Synonyms of appointment


1. appointment, assignment, designation, naming, decision, determination, conclusion

usage: the act of putting a person into a non-elective position; "the appointment had to be approved by the whole committee"

2. date, appointment, engagement, meeting, get together

usage: a meeting arranged in advance; "she asked how to avoid kissing at the end of a date"

3. appointment, fitting, furnishing

usage: (usually plural) furnishings and equipment (especially for a ship or hotel)

4. appointee, appointment, person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soul

usage: a person who is appointed to a job or position

5. appointment, occupation, business, job, line of work, line

usage: the job to which you are (or hope to be) appointed; "he applied for an appointment in the treasury"

6. appointment, disposal, disposition

usage: (law) the act of disposing of property by virtue of the power of appointment; "she allocated part of the trust to her church by appointment"

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