verb (used with object), ap·pro·pri·at·ed, ap·pro·pri·at·ing.
SYNONYMS FOR appropriate
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Origin of appropriate
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Pack your own containersDry goods and some other foods can be safely stored for a long time in a variety of containers, when packaged with the appropriate desiccant or oxygen absorbers.How to stock your pantry to endure a long, uncertain winter|By Tim MacWelch/Outdoor Life|November 9, 2020|Popular Science
Representatives for the USPS said that they lack the number of appropriate inspectors needed to search entire facilities.USPS update: The latest on how absentee ballots are being counted in swing states|Aric Jenkins|November 3, 2020|Fortune
Payroll taxes are remitted, and appropriate workers’ compensation and unemployment insurance premiums are paid.
Parents should moderate the information as appropriate, but they should talk about the situation in some way.Should I be giving my little girl a bigger dose of reality about the pandemic?|Scott Neumyer|October 30, 2020|Washington Post
We are working on a host of Super Bowl plans, include gameday, in conjunction with the host committee and the appropriate local and county public health and government officials.NFL ‘exploring’ 20 percent seating capacity at Super Bowl, a number that could increase|Mark Maske|October 28, 2020|Washington Post
Ergo, the terrestrial or the Life of Nature ever the shadow and opposite of the Divine is appropriative, absorbing appetence.Anima Poet|Samuel Taylor Coleridge
It is the appropriative words, thine and mine, which make this history different from any other history.Religious Studies, Sketches and Poems|Harriet Beecher Stowe
It would sleep undisturbed in its own past, no matter how many such successors went through their several appropriative acts.Essays in Radical Empiricism|William James