Meaning of “appointment” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /əˈpɔɪntmənt/
Extra Examples
I've made an appointment with the doctor.Your appointment has been scheduled for next Tuesday.I've got an appointment at the dentist's tomorrow.I've had to cancel my hair appointment on Saturday.What time is your dental appointment?
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.
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)