Synonyms of assign in English:


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1‘a young physician was assigned the task of solving this problem’

allocate, allot, give, set
charge with, entrust with

2‘he was then assigned to another public relations post’

appoint, promote, delegate, commission, post, nominate, vote, elect, adopt, co-opt
make, create, name, designate, dub
decide on for, select for, choose for, install in, induct in, institute in, invest in, ordain in
detail for

3‘managers happily assign large sums of money to travel budgets’

earmark, appropriate, designate, set aside, set apart, keep, reserve
allot, allocate, apportion
fix, appoint, decide on, determine, specify, stipulate
rare hypothecate

4‘he decided to assign the opinion to the Prince’

ascribe, attribute, put down, set down, accredit, credit, give the credit for, chalk up, impute
lay on, pin on, blame on, lay at the door of
connect with, associate with

5‘the depositor may assign the money in his account to a third party’

transfer, make over, give, pass, hand over, hand down, convey, consign, alienate
demise, devise, attorn