Student Thesaurus

One entry found for assign.
Entry Word: assign
Function: verb
Text: 1 to give a task, duty, or responsibility to <assigned the class with the task of finding something in the state constitution they felt needed changing> -- see ENTRUST 1
2 to give as a share or portion <each camper was assigned a bunk and a chest> -- see ALLOT
3 to give over the legal possession or ownership of <assigned all rights to and royalties from the song to the Boy Scouts> -- see TRANSFER 1
4 to pick (someone) by one's authority for a specific position or duty <the principal assigned me as hall monitor> -- see APPOINT 2