Appropriate: definitions, synonyms, antonyms, examples and more!

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Meanings Frequency Definitions Examples Parts of Speech Synonyms Antonyms Hypernym Attributes
appropriate 29 Suitable for a particular person or place or condition etc a book not appropriate for children, a funeral conducted the appropriate solemnity, it seems that an apology is appropriate Adjective befitting, grade-appropriate, pat, proper inappropriate No Data appropriateness
appropriate 11 Give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause I will earmark this money for your research, She sets aside time for meditation every day Verb No Data No Data assign No Data
allow 8 Give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause I will earmark this money for your research, She sets aside time for meditation every day Verb No Data No Data assign No Data
set aside 6 Give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause I will earmark this money for your research, She sets aside time for meditation every day Verb No Data No Data assign No Data
reserve 6 Give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause I will earmark this money for your research, She sets aside time for meditation every day Verb No Data No Data assign No Data
seize 4 Take possession of by force, as after an invasion the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants, The army seized the town, The militia captured the castle Verb No Data No Data assume No Data
appropriate 1 Take possession of by force, as after an invasion the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants, The army seized the town, The militia captured the castle Verb No Data No Data assume No Data
capture 1 Take possession of by force, as after an invasion the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants, The army seized the town, The militia captured the castle Verb No Data No Data assume No Data
conquer 1 Take possession of by force, as after an invasion the invaders seized the land and property of the inhabitants, The army seized the town, The militia captured the castle Verb No Data No Data assume No Data
earmark 0 Give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause I will earmark this money for your research, She sets aside time for meditation every day Verb No Data No Data assign No Data
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How many meanings does the word "Appropriate" have?

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The word "Appropriate" has 10 meanings. The most frequent meaning is appropriate.

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What are the hyponyms for the word "Appropriate"?

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The word "Appropriate" has 7 hyponyms which are: allocate, allow, annex, appropriate, hijack, preoccupy, raid.

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Is the word "Appropriate" very frequent in Wordnet’s lexical database?

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The word "Appropriate" has a maximum frequency of 29.

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What are the synonyms for the word "Appropriate"?

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The word "Appropriate" has 4 synonyms which are: befitting, grade-appropriate, pat, proper.

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