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Appropriate is a 11 letter word which starts with the letter A and ends with the letter E for which we found 5 definitions.

(a.) Set apart for a particular use or person. Hence: Belonging peculiarly; peculiar; suitable; fit; proper.
(v. t.) To take to one's self in exclusion of others; to claim or use as by an exclusive right; as let no man appropriate the use of a common benefit.
(v. t.) To set apart for or assign to a particular person or use in exclusion of all others; -- with to or for; as a spot of ground is appropriated for a garden; to appropriate money for the increase of the navy.
(v. t.) To make suitable; to suit.
(v. t.) To annex as a benefice to a spiritual corporation as its property.

Syllable Information

The word appropriate is a 11 letter word that has 4 syllable 's . The syllable division for appropriate is: ap-pro-pri-ate

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