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nombrar [num.brar.] : appoint (v.); designate (v.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: nombrar: appoint ]
Synonyms: numrar

Derivatives of nombrar

v. (social)1. appoint, constitute, name, nominatecreate and charge with a task or function.; "nominate a committee"
~ institute, establish, found, plant, constituteset up or lay the groundwork for.; "establish a new department"
~ packset up a committee or legislative body with one's own supporters so as to influence the outcome.; "pack a jury"
~ co-optappoint summarily or commandeer.; "The army tried to co-opt peasants into civil defence groups"
v. (social)2. appoint, chargeassign a duty, responsibility or obligation to.; "He was appointed deputy manager"; "She was charged with supervising the creation of a concordance"
~ assign, delegate, designate, deputegive an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person).
~ depute, deputise, deputizeappoint as a substitute.
~ name, nominate, makecharge with a function; charge to be.; "She was named Head of the Committee"; "She was made president of the club"
~ authorise, empower, authorizegive or delegate power or authority to.; "She authorized her assistant to sign the papers"
~ accreditprovide or send (envoys or embassadors) with official credentials.
~ createinvest with a new title, office, or rank.; "Create one a peer"
v. (possession)3. appointfurnish.; "a beautifully appointed house"
~ equip, fit out, outfit, fitprovide with (something) usually for a specific purpose.; "The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities"
v. (communication)1. denominate, designateassign a name or title to.
~ denotebe a sign or indication of.; "Her smile denoted that she agreed"
~ numbergive numbers to.; "You should number the pages of the thesis"
~ labelassign a label to; designate with a label.; "These students were labelled `learning disabled'"
v. (social)2. assign, delegate, depute, designategive an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person).
~ mandateassign authority to.
~ castselect to play,sing, or dance a part in a play, movie, musical, opera, or ballet.; "He cast a young woman in the role of Desdemona"
~ postassign to a post; put into a post.; "The newspaper posted him in Timbuktu"
~ castassign the roles of (a movie or a play) to actors.; "Who cast this beautiful movie?"
~ devolvepass on or delegate to another.; "The representative devolved his duties to his aides while he was in the hospital"
~ taskassign a task to.; "I tasked him with looking after the children"
~ placeplace somebody in a particular situation or location.; "he was placed on probation"
~ regimentassign to a regiment.; "regiment soldiers"
~ reassign, transfertransfer somebody to a different position or location of work.
~ delegate, deputetransfer power to someone.
~ mandateassign under a mandate.; "mandate a colony"
~ elevate, kick upstairs, promote, upgrade, advance, raisegive a promotion to or assign to a higher position.; "John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired"; "Women tend not to advance in the major law firms"; "I got promoted after many years of hard work"
~ demote, kick downstairs, relegate, bump, breakassign to a lower position; reduce in rank.; "She was demoted because she always speaks up"; "He was broken down to Sergeant"
~ appoint, chargeassign a duty, responsibility or obligation to.; "He was appointed deputy manager"; "She was charged with supervising the creation of a concordance"
~ placeassign to (a job or a home).
v. (communication)3. designate, indicate, point, showindicate a place, direction, person, or thing; either spatially or figuratively.; "I showed the customer the glove section"; "He pointed to the empty parking space"; "he indicated his opponents"
~ informimpart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to.; "I informed him of his rights"
~ pointindicate the presence of (game) by standing and pointing with the muzzle.; "the dog pointed the dead duck"
~ fingerindicate the fingering for the playing of musical scores for keyboard instruments.
~ call attention, point out, signalise, signalizepoint out carefully and clearly.
~ reflectmanifest or bring back.; "This action reflects his true beliefs"
v. (communication)4. designate, destine, doom, fatedecree or designate beforehand.; "She was destined to become a great pianist"
~ ordainissue an order.
v. (cognition)5. designate, destine, intend, specifydesign or destine.; "She was intended to become the director"
~ planmake plans for something.; "He is planning a trip with his family"
~ meandestine or designate for a certain purpose.; "These flowers were meant for you"
~ designplan something for a specific role or purpose or effect.; "This room is not designed for work"
~ slatedesignate or schedule.; "He slated his talk for 9 AM"; "She was slated to be his successor"
~ aim, calculate, directspecifically design a product, event, or activity for a certain public.
adj. 6. designateappointed but not yet installed in office.
~ incomingarriving at a place or position.; "incoming class"; "incoming mail"