Definition of APPOINTMENT

the state or fact of being chosen for a position or duty <the appointment of the mayor's husband to the Board of Health came as a surprise>
an agreement to be present at a specified time and place <I have a dental appointment for two o'clock tomorrow afternoon>
an assignment at which one regularly works for pay <loved her latest appointment as an aide at the governor's office>
appointments pl  the movable articles (such as tables and chairs) in a room <the yacht's staterooms have the most luxurious appointments imaginable>
Synonyms appointments, cabinetwork, furnishings, movables (or moveables)
Near Antonyms built-ins, fixtures

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