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Definitions of assign:
  • verb:   transfer one's right to
  • verb:   give out or allot
    Example: "We were assigned new uniforms"
  • verb:   select something or someone for a specific purpose
    Example: "The teacher assigned him to lead his classmates in the exercise"
  • verb:   decide as to where something belongs in a scheme
    Example: "The biologist assigned the mushroom to the proper class"
  • verb:   make undue claims to having
  • verb:   attribute or give
  • verb:   attribute or credit to
  • verb:   give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)

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See assign used in context: 1 poetry verse, 1 Shakespeare work, 4 definitions

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