Origin of appointment
synonym study for appointment
OTHER WORDS FROM appointmentpro·ap·point·ment, adjectivere·ap·point·ment, noun
Words nearby appointment
How to use appointment in a sentence
He circled back later to the idea that he might build a website to help more people find appointments.
Patients could register for a slot—either online or with someone who comes to their home—and then wait to be picked for an appointment.Chicago thinks Zocdoc can help solve its vaccine chaos|Lindsay Muscato|February 12, 2021|MIT Technology Review
In the District, Nesbitt said, Giant pharmacies will be receiving some doses and will schedule appointments through the city’s website.Leaders in Washington region ask FEMA for help in vaccinating federal workers|Julie Zauzmer, Rachel Chason, Rebecca Tan|February 11, 2021|Washington Post
Holding clinics on church grounds can make getting the vaccine easier for people who do not have the ability to drive to a mass vaccination clinic or who have trouble getting online to check and recheck websites, hoping for an appointment.Churches pair up with clinics to deliver coronavirus vaccine to those who need it most|Jenna Portnoy|February 10, 2021|Washington Post
Her voice cracked as she described waiting in a 400-person phone queue to sign up for a shot, only to be told all appointments were taken and she couldn’t even leave her name.Confusion and chaos: Inside the vaccine rollout in D.C., Maryland and Virginia|Julie Zauzmer, Gregory S. Schneider, Erin Cox|February 9, 2021|Washington Post
He said the news of his appointment was not true, that it was disinformation spread by “some intelligence agency and my rivals.”
Jessen was named a Mormon bishop, but the appointment was met with vocal protests.The Luxury Homes That Torture and Your Tax Dollars Built|Michael Daly|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Sharpton noted that otherwise some of their mutual detractors might suggest that he had played a role in the appointment.Is Al Sharpton Running New York City Hall From the White House?|Michael Daly|November 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The appointment of Klain to lead the effort is giving the public what it wants—but not what it needs.
The appointment of the new Ebola czar comes after Republicans began demanding a White House point person on the threat.
She was helpless, because she had said nothing all day of her appointment, and because Janet had not mentioned it either.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
Having seen no service, he owed his appointment largely to his conceit and good looks.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
As an M.P. you are duly qualified to accept any appointment under the Crown when the Government ask you.
A test examination would follow of a perfunctory character, and an intimation of your appointment would be the sequel.
This alone could hinder the execution of his appointment, for in other things he has excellent qualifications for the dignity.
British Dictionary definitions for appointment
Other Idioms and Phrases with appointment
see make an appointment.