Translation of "appoint" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb [ T ] (CHOOSE) 選擇 uk us /əˈpɔɪnt/

to choose someone officially for a job or responsibility

We've appointed three new teachers this year. 我們今年已經任用了三名新教師。
He's just been appointed (as) director of the publishing division. 他剛剛被任命為出版部主任。
[ + to infinitive ] A commission has just been appointed to investigate fraud claims. 剛委任了一個委員會去調查詐騙的說法是否屬實。

(Translation of “appoint verb (CHOOSE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)