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Designate

Pronunciation of Designate
/dˈɛzɪɡnˌe͡ɪt/, /dˈɛzɪɡnˌe‍ɪt/, /d_ˈɛ_z_ɪ_ɡ_n_ˌeɪ_t/

Antonyms for designate:

outgoing.

Synonyms for designate:

succeeding (adjective)

incoming.

Sense 1

randomize, indentured, roving, acting, self-employed, manual, paid, cherry-pick, blue-collar, locate, unprofessional, white-collar, itinerant, decide on, retired, plump for, opt, pro, emeritus, temporary, winnow out, part-time, unwaged, mark off, qualified, full-time, characterize, probationary, junior, employable, tenured, creative, credit with, ex officio, worker.

Sense 2

general, choose, auxiliary, shop around, live in, imply, dub, cream off, prescribe, earmark, nominate, professional, voluntary, deputy, professionally.

Sense 3

master, honorary, resident, casual, represent, fix on, baptize, refer, independent, settle on.

Sense 4

select, put together.

Sense 5

vote, go with, pick out, tap, rate.

Sense 6

pick.

Sense 8

peg.

Sense 10

go for.

Sense 14

make.

Sense 18

draw.

authorize

constitute.

categorize

class.

choose

fix on, decide on.

evidence

evidence.

indicate

pin down.

intend

set apart.

name

name, title, denominate.

point out

attention.

Sense 1 (noun)

casual, characterize, blue-collar, allocate, choose, earmark, acting, auxiliary, deputy, creative, emeritus.

Sense 2 (noun)

select, nominate.

Sense 3 (noun)

rate, credit with, represent, peg.

Sense 4 (noun)

pick, decide on, opt, baptize, randomize, dub, vote.

Sense 6 (noun)

tap, make.

designate (noun)

destine, denominate, incoming, delegate, fate, specify, assign, doom, depute, intend.

allot (verb)

allocate.

authorize (verb)

consent, bless, countersign, assent, confirm, notarize, denominate, permit, authenticate, validate, empower, sanction, deputize, approve, warrant, agree, enfranchise, entitle, enable, commission, license, certify, ordain, authorize, affirm.

categorize (verb)

class, classify, categorize, assort, group, sort, arrange, cast, pigeonhole, order, type.

delegate (verb)

consign, name, charge, appoint, delegate, assign, entrust.

indicate (verb)

mark, brand, ticket, point, gesture, cue, nudge, prompt, notify, symbolize, point out, betoken, alert, beckon, wave, tag, motion, flag, nod, indicate, signal, shrug, stamp, note, guide, gesticulate, label, denote, wink.

name (verb)

title, call, christen, term, identify.

name, entitle (verb)

label, baptize, term, christen, nominate, denominate, dub, call, title.

specify as selection (verb)

denote, choose, evidence, delegate, mark, define, depute, appoint, pick, stipulate, indicate, pin down, show, commission, deputize, allot, allocate, assign, opt, charge, characterize, peg, constitute, authorize, tap, name, make, earmark, tag, set apart.

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