Synonyms of appoint in English:

appoint


See definition of appoint

verb

1‘he was appointed Environment Secretary’

SYNONYMS

nominate, name, designate, install as, commission, engage, adopt, co-opt

select, choose, elect, vote in

detail

ANTONYMS

reject

2‘the arbitrator shall appoint a date for the preliminary meeting’

SYNONYMS

specify, determine, assign, designate, allot, set, fix, arrange, choose, decide on, establish, settle, authorize, ordain, prescribe, decree