Definition: to assign a specific job to a certain body or person
Part of Speech: Verb
Synonym(s): designate, assign
Antonym(s): disallow, keep
1. The governor is going to appoint a task force to look into police brutality accusations.
2. Because of political conflict, the president has been unable to appoint a judge to serve on the country’s highest court.
3. The coach will appoint a captain to lead each team.