appointed
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appointed(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(agreed)
a. fijado
The kidnapper appeared at the abandoned warehouse at the appointed time.El secuestrador apareció en la nave abandonada a la hora fijada.
2. (chosen for a job)
a. nombrado
The appointed minister was sworn in this afternoon.Esta tarde, le tomaron juramento al ministro nombrado.
b. designado
The conservatives were concerned about the impact the appointed Supreme Court justice would have.Los conservadores estaban preocupados por el impacto que podría tener el juez de la Corte Suprema designado.
3. (furnished)
a. equipado
Our room had a small but well appointed kitchen.Nuestra habitación contaba con una cocina pequeña pero bien equipada.
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appointed
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (formal)
a. fijado(a) (agreed; place, hour)
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