assignverb [T]uk /əˈsaɪn/ us /əˈsaɪn/
assign verb [T] (CHOOSE)
- Every available officer will be assigned to the investigation.
- The textbooks were assigned by the course director.
- Part of the group were assigned to clear land mines.
- Each trainee is assigned a mentor who will help them learn more about the job.
- We were assigned an interpreter for the duration of our stay.
assign verb [T] (SEND)
assign verb [T] (COMPUTING)
assign verb [T] (GIVE LEGALLY)