earmark


earmark

verb

Definition of EARMARK

to keep or intend for a special purpose <the earnings from my second job have been earmarked for a down payment on a car>
Related Words bless, hallow, sanctify; commit, confide, consign, entrust (also intrust); apply, bestow, employ, use
Near Antonyms ignore, neglect; misapply, misuse

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