Meaning of “appointment” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /əˈpɔɪntmənt/
TIME [ C ]

A2 a time you have arranged to meet someone or go somewhere:

a doctor's/dental appointment
I made an appointment with my hairdresser for next Monday.

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JOB [ C, U ]

an occasion when you officially choose someone for an important job, or the job itself:

the appointment of three new teachers
a temporary appointment

(Definition of “appointment” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)