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

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. designate: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. designate: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. designate: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (designate)

verb:  assign a name or title to
verb:  give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)
verb:  design or destine
verb:  decree or designate beforehand

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Words similar to designate:   assign, delegate, denominate, depute, designated, designating, designative, designator, designatory, destine, doom, fate, intend, specify, name, sap, tab, more...

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