consign sb/sth to sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “consign sb/sth to sth” in the English Dictionary

"consign sb/sth to sth" in British English

See all translations

consign sb/sth to sth

phrasal verb with consign uk   us   /kənˈsaɪn/ verb [T] formal
to get ​rid of someone or something or to put him, her, or it in an ​unpleasantplace or ​situation: to be ​consigned to ​prison After the ​financialdisaster, she was ​consigned to a ​life of ​poverty.
(Definition of consign sb/sth to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of consign sb/sth to sth?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day


typical of autumn

Word of the Day