Assignation

Definitions of "Assignation"

The act of assigning. noun

Something assigned, especially an allotment. noun

An appointment to meet in secret, especially between lovers. synonym: engagement. noun

The meeting made by such an appointment. noun

The act of assigning or allotting; the act of fixing or specifying. noun

An appointment of time and place for meeting: used chiefly of love-meetings, and now generally in a bad sense. noun

The legal transfer of a right or title, or the deed by which this is made; an assignment. noun

Paper currency; a bill; an assignat. noun

The act of assigning or allotting; apportionment. noun

An appointment of time and place for meeting or interview; -- used chiefly of love interviews, and now commonly in a bad sense. noun

The word "Assignation" in example sentences

ALL her arguments are to the superdels to wait on endorsing Obama because something might happen ... including an assignation, which is, after all, something all of us non-racists worry some the racists might try. Obama Camp: We Accept Hillary's Apology; Let's Move On

I have seen many soldiers troubled with the unruliness of their bellies; whereas mine and I never fail of our punctual assignation, which is at leaping out of bed, if some indispensable business or sickness does not molest us. The Essays of Montaigne — Complete

I have seen many soldiers troubled with the unruliness of their bellies; whereas mine and I never fail of our punctual assignation, which is at leaping out of bed, if some indispensable business or sickness does not molest us. The Essays of Montaigne — Volume 19

My fate is sealed, since for purposes of their own, of which probably we know nothing, these people intend to take me with them to their country, as indeed they are justified in doing, since I have been fool enough to keep a kind of assignation with them here. The Ivory Child

Fortunately for the magazine’s budget, the operative found a source who alleged he could offer advance warning if Craig was going to have some kind of assignation, eliminating the need for long, high-billing nights sitting in a van and drinking cold cups of bad coffee. The Muckraker's Progress

'assignation' epidemic MAY be correct considering Kennedy's reputation. Columnist: Keith Groller

"assignation" between Gove and Sam Taylor-Wood, who, according to private polling, 70 per cent of the electorate think is married to Dave, but neither one bit and I was left not only footing the bill, but in possession of sufficient information about John Lennon to last many lifetimes. New Statesman

“I beg your pardon, but I already have an assignation with Lord Stoneville.” How to Woo a Reluctant Lady

I wanted to say I had thought he was coming back here to see me after he had come to dinner with his family that night to pursue me and not to have a dirty little assignation with Belinda in our boathouse. Olivia

Instead of that wasteful, wild assignation that amounted to nothing, we would have begun an all consuming love affair that would have lit a fire so strong in both our hearts, nothing could quench it and calm our passions but the promise of a life together. Olivia

“She could not leave the privy for … for … for three days, and thereby missed her assignation with the king.” Exit the Actress

You refute nothing I stated, certainly not on rational grounds, hence, again, your ratiophobia, an entirely apt assignation applied to your commentary. The Volokh Conspiracy » A Sad Victory for Thuggery in Texas

This was essentially his freedom to have some breathing space from Mum and possibly an assignation with a friendly person in the village, with whom he could talk and find some comfort. Anne Naylor: Coping With Unexpected Challenges From My Elderly Parents

This was essentially his freedom to have some breathing space from Mum and possibly an assignation with a friendly person in the village, with whom he could talk and find some comfort. Anne Naylor: Coping With Unexpected Challenges From My Elderly Parents

“I beg your pardon, but I already have an assignation with Lord Stoneville.” How to Woo a Reluctant Lady

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