Definition Of appointment


an act of appointing; assigning a job or position to someone.

his appointment as president

an arrangement to meet someone at a particular time and place.

she made an appointment with my receptionist

furniture or fittings.

the room was spartan in its appointments

Example Of appointment

  • A friend of mine works in a hairdressers down the road so I made an appointment and off we went.

  • Accordingly the purchaser would be warned to insist on the appointment of a second trustee for his own protection.

  • Alexander is currently posted in Moscow, his second appointment to Russia.

  • He asked for a Sense of Council regarding her appointment to this position, and it was positive.

  • He made an appointment for us to return to the hospital the next day to see the specialist who was treating my wife's cancer.

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