appointed Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “appointed” in the English Dictionary

"appointed" in British English

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uk   /əˈpɔɪn.tɪd/  us   /-t̬ɪd/

appointed adjective (PERSON)

officiallychosen for a ​job or ​responsibility: I'd like to ​introduceournewly appointed ​members of ​staff.

appointed adjective (DATE)

(of a ​day or ​time) ​arranged for a ​meeting, etc. to ​happen: Ten ​minutes before the appointed time, he ​satnervouslyoutside her ​office.

appointed adjective (ROOM)

formal If ​buildings or ​rooms are appointed in a ​particular way, they have ​furniture and ​equipment of the ​statedstandard: It says in the ad that the ​bathroom is ​spacious and well appointed.
(Definition of appointed from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “appointed”
in Chinese (Simplified) 被选中的, 被指定的,被委任的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 被選中的, 被指定的,被委任的…
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