how to pronounce appointed


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appointed is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of appointed in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… 1944 was appointed headmistress on …”

meanings of appointed


  1. Subject to appointment, as opposed to an election.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of appoint.

appointed frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word appointed occurs in english on average 13.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics appointed can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that appointed can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

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