the appointed hour

noun phrase
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the appointed hour

: the time agreed upon
  • We arrived at the appointed hour.

Word by Word Definitions

appoint play appointed
  1. : to fix or set officially

  2. : to name officially

  3. : arrange

hour play
  1. : a time or office for daily liturgical devotion

  2. : the 24th part of a day : 60 minutes

  3. : the time of day reckoned in two 12-hour periods


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