What does the word appoint mean?

Usage examples for appoint

  1. You know they appoint girls to meet freshmen and help them find boarding- places and so on. – Betty Wales Freshman by Edith K. Dunton
  2. Poor little girl, Rupert murmured, if this is genuine, I am sorry for C. M. She is the only one of the lot who writes like a lady, and the only one who does not suggest a meeting, or actually appoint a meeting place. – Christina by L. G. Moberly