the appointed hour

Definition of the appointed hour

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

Word by Word Definitions

appointplay appointed
  1. :  to fix or set officially

    :  to name officially

    :  arrange

hourplay
  1. :  a time or office for daily liturgical devotion

    :  canonical hour

    :  the 24th part of a day :  60 minutes


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