Translation of "appoint" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /əˈpɔɪnt/ us /əˈpɔɪnt/

to officially choose someone for a job

He was appointed as company director last year.
A new judge will be appointed to the court this fall.

(Translation of “appoint” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /əˈpoint/

to give (a person) a job or position

They appointed him manager
They have appointed a new manager.

to fix or agree on (a time for something)

fijar, convenir
Has a day been appointed yet for the meeting?
appointed adjective

convenido, fijado
He arrived before the appointed time.
appointment noun

(an) arrangement to meet someone; I made an appointment to see him.

cita, compromiso, hora

the job or position to which a person is appointed

puesto, empleo
His appointment was for one year only.

(Translation of “appoint” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)