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Synonyms for assignment
əˈsaɪn mənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. assignment, duty assignment(noun)

    a duty that you are assigned to perform (especially in the armed forces)

    "hazardous duty"

    appointment, assigning, duty assignment, designation, grant, naming

  2. assignment(noun)

    the instrument by which a claim or right or interest or property is transferred from one person to another

    appointment, assigning, duty assignment, designation, grant, naming

  3. assignment, assigning(noun)

    the act of distributing something to designated places or persons

    "the first task is the assignment of an address to each datum"

    appointment, assigning, duty assignment, designation, grant, naming

  4. grant, assignment(noun)

    (law) a transfer of property by deed of conveyance

    duty assignment, appointment, subsidisation, assigning, designation, naming, grant, concession, subsidization

  5. assignment(noun)

    an undertaking that you have been assigned to do (as by an instructor)

    appointment, assigning, duty assignment, designation, grant, naming

  6. appointment, assignment, designation, naming(noun)

    the act of putting a person into a non-elective position

    "the appointment had to be approved by the whole committee"

    duty assignment, appellation, appointment, date, appellative, assigning, designation, appointee, identification, naming, grant, fitting, engagement, denomination

Editors Contribution

  1. duty, homework, job, responsibility, task, chore, schoolwork

    1. a piece of work that needs to be done regularly 2. something assigned to be read or studied

    1. his first newspaper assignment was writing obituaries 2. have you found essay writer to write an assignment for tomorrow?

    Submitted by rinat on August 26, 2019  
  2. pieces of work

    because a assignment/task is an piece of work.

    we need to finish our work: we need to finish our assignment.

    Submitted by rinat on September 4, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. assignment(n.)

    appointment, allotment, apportionment

  2. assignment(n.)

    (Law.) transfer, conveyance

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. assignment(n)

    transfer, conveyance, apportionment, appointment, allotment, allocation, emplacement, determination specification, adducing

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  1. RJ Intindola:

    No one is coming to save you. You’re the only one left for this assignment.

  2. The RPA pilot:

    This is an undesirable assignment by most accounts, we don’t feel the plane, but on any given day, I can kill somebody. That’s the absolute truth. It’s no less real.

  3. Barkoff Lamy:

    Dr. Bright has not been given any details about his new assignment or what his new job would entail ; nonetheless, under his doctor's direction, he has been on sick leave due to hypertension caused by this current situation.

  4. Joshua Greene:

    A lot of the pictures were just candids that he shot at an unexpected [time], [That occurred] during the shoot or even between when she was just sitting around and having a cup of tea or coffee or when she was casually relaxing… She was always comfortable with Milton. He wanted to take pictures of her almost as a character actress [in costume]… And these photos weren’t for a particular assignment. They were explorations… In time he got to know her in a more intimate way and she got to see herself portrayed in ways other than Hollywood style.

  5. Adam Miller:

    Some of the language that was used within the assignment I felt that some of the kids might not even understand what it even means.

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