The definition of appoint is to choose an individual for a position or office.
To pick out by preference from what is available; take as a choice; select
To influence or determine the outcome of:
To select for an office or position
To indicate or characterize accurately in advance; predict:
To determine or bring about (a specific result):
(Idiomatic) To change the time in a time zone to a later time.
To create by thinking and writing; compose:
To name for an office or duty; appoint
To put in opposition to; to manifest in an offensive way; to threaten.
To nominate (someone) for membership, office, etc.
Slate is defined as to schedule or put on a list.
To yield to the action, control, power, etc. of another or others; also, to subject or allow to be subjected to treatment, analysis, etc. of some sort
To give a light rap with:
To found (an institution, for example).
To disregard deliberately; pay no attention to; refuse to consider
To give a name or title to; entitle; style
Find another word for nominate. In this page you can discover 30 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for nominate, like: appoint, choose, propose as a candidate, decide, select, choice, elect, nominated, nomination, award and designate for election.