To set apart or mark for a specific purpose; designate
To sharpen to a point, as a pencil
To direct attention to; point to or point out; show
To destine to a tragic fate
To predetermine, as by fate
To state explicitly or in detail:
To signify or mean:
To be indulgent or too indulgent toward; be partial to; prefer unfairly
To give preference or priority to (a creditor, etc.)
To name or select officially for an office, position, etc.
To specify or allocate (funds) to be spent in a legislative earmark.
Allocate is defined as the act of setting aside something for a certain reason.
(Logic) To be the name for (individuals or instances of a class)
Term is defined as to give a name to something.
To give a name or title to.
To characterize is to describe something by its distinctive and unique features.
To record as a debt against a person's name or account
To designate, mention, or refer to by name
(Now Rare) To name, call, or designate
Select is defined as to choose.
To give a title to; designate by a specified name, or title; entitle
To call or name; designate:
To specify in the terms of an agreement, a contract, etc.
To stigmatize is to make something seem bad or disgraceful.
(Intransitive) To sink gradually to a lower level; to subside, as the foundation of a house, etc.
To put into a specified state:
To intend to convey or indicate:
To put a mark upon; to make recognizable by a mark.
To identify or designate with a descriptive term; describe or classify:
(Intransitive) To claim an identity; to describe oneself as a member of a group; to assert the use of a particular term to describe oneself.
To choose; select
Commission means to send on a mission or make an order.
To set or mark off the limits of; limit; confine
The definition of choose means to pick from a number of options.
To name, identify or describe.
To authorize is defined as to empower someone or to give the approval for something.
To apply a descriptive name to; call by an epithet
To give a Christian name to a person; christen.
To set apart for, or assign to, a particular person or use, in exclusion of all others; with to or for.
To collect is defined as to gather together or to call for and receive payment.
Find another word for designates. In this page you can discover 48 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for designates, like: assigns, denominates, shows, points, indicates, dooms, fates, destines, specifies, intends and favors.