Definition of APPOINTMENT

  1. (noun)the act of putting a person into a non-elective position
  2. (noun)a meeting arranged in advance
  3. (noun)(usually in the plural) furnishings and equipment (especially for a ship or hotel)
  4. (noun)a person who is appointed to a job or position
  5. (noun)the job to which you are (or hope to be) appointed
  6. (noun)(law) the act of disposing of property by virtue of the power of appointment