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We found 51 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word assign:
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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. assign: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. assign: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. assign: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. assign: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. assign: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. assign: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Assign, assign: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. assign: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. assign: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. assign: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. assign: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. assign: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. assign: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. assign: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. assign: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. assign: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. ASSIGN (DOS command), Assign: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Assign: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. assign: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. assign: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. assign: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. assign: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. assign: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]
  24. assign: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. assign: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  26. assign: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. assign: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. assign: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. assign: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. assign: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (14 matching dictionaries)
  1. assign: Webster's New World Finance & Investment Dictionary [home, info]
  2. assign: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  3. Assign: Duhaime's Canadian law dictionary [home, info]
  4. assign: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  5. assign: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  6. assign: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  7. assign: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  8. Assign: Investopedia [home, info]
  9. Assign: International Law Dictionary [home, info]
  10. Assign: INSOLVENCY [home, info]
  11. assign: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  12. assign: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  13. assign: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]
  14. Assign: WashingtonPost.com: Business [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. assign: Webopedia [home, info]
  2. assign: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. ASSIGN: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. ASSIGN: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. assign: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (assign)

verb:  transfer one's right to
verb:  give out or allot ("We were assigned new uniforms")
verb:  select something or someone for a specific purpose ("The teacher assigned him to lead his classmates in the exercise")
verb:  decide as to where something belongs in a scheme ("The biologist assigned the mushroom to the proper class")
verb:  make undue claims to having
verb:  attribute or give
verb:  attribute or credit to
verb:  give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)

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Phrases that include assign:   assign a date to, assign a grade to, assign a time slot to, assign a value to, assign authority to, more...

Words similar to assign:   designate, allot, arrogate, ascribe, assignability, assignable, assigned, assigner, assigning, assignor, attribute, delegate, depute, impute, portion, put, specify, assigns., set apart, more...

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