designate


designate

verb

Definition of DESIGNATE

1
to decide upon (the time or date for an event) usually from a position of authority <the designated time for the meeting>
Synonyms designate, fix, name, set
2
to pick (someone) by one's authority for a specific position or duty <he has yet to designate his successor as head of the firm>
3
to give a name to <he was designated Air Jordan by his fans>

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