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Synonyms for appoint

Synonyms for appoint

to select for an office or position

to supply what is needed for some activity or purpose

Synonyms for appoint

create and charge with a task or function


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Among those the council has considered appointing are former sheriff's Cmdr.
In an arbitration where the party-appointed arbitrators are non-neutral, it is often difficult for a party-appointed arbitrator to take a position opposite that of his or her appointing party.
Proposal regarding decision on criteria for appointing the Chairman and members of the Nomination Committee.
Schillo said he favors appointing an interim auditor-controller from a pool of applicants to oversee the office until it's up for election in 2002.
In the event that any such application is filed, such court may appoint a temporary Trustee at any time after such application is filed with it which shall, pending the final appointment of a Trustee, have such powers and duties as the court appointing such temporary Trustee shall provide in its order of appointment, consistent with the provisions of the Indenture.
In talks with the Daily News since Carney announced his resignation Saturday, Palmdale Mayor Jim Ledford and Councilman Mike Dispenza say they prefer calling an election to appointing a replacement.
At its meeting today, the Supervisory Board of CNP Assurances changed the membership of the Executive Board by appointing Antoine Lissowski as Finance Director and Xavier Larnaudie-Eiffel as Director, International Operations.