Definitions for naming

Definitions for (noun) naming

Main entry: assignment, appointment, designation, naming

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

Usage: the appointment had to be approved by the whole committee

Main entry: naming

Definition: the verbal act of naming

Usage: the part he failed was the naming of state capitals

Definitions for (adj) naming

Main entry: naming, appellative

Definition: inclined to or serving for the giving of names

Usage: the appellative faculty of children; the appellative function of some primitive rites

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