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To officially give a specified name or status to
“In her more immediate sphere, on the stage, it is no flattery to designate her as the best actress of the American theatre.”
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To appoint or specify as a selection
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“The logic of the situation also led General Johnson to designate his deputy, General Haines, as task force commander.”
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To mark out and make known
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“You also need to designate a time for an internal audit, meaning you'll need someone to check on your management representative.”
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To assign to a category
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“That petition would operate, of course, but no further than the length of time which the Secretary would require to determine whether he should designate it under the act or not, would it?”
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To signify or convey an object or idea
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To set aside or reserve for a particular purpose
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To describe within a narrative
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To arrange for something to belong to, or be officially controlled by, somebody else
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To convey or express in a particular way or manner
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To characterize as disgraceful or ignominious
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To have intentions for a given outcome
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To designate a name, nickname or handle to
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To impress in the mind of
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To note or record in writing
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(British) Appointed to an office or post but not yet installed
“Our cameras now take you to the Central Polling Office to hear from the Prime Minister designate.”
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Likely to happen at a future date
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