Đồng nghĩa của appropriate

Alternative for appropriate

appropriates, appropriated, appropriating

Đồng nghĩa: allocate, allot, apportion, assign, becoming, budget, distribute, divide, fitting, proper, share, suitable,

Trái nghĩa: inappropriate, unfit, unsuitable,

Adjective

Marked by suitability or aptness
suitable proper fitting apt relevant connected pertinent apposite applicable germane material significant right congruous convenient expedient favorable favourable auspicious propitious opportune felicitous well judged seemly befitting becoming deserved ad rem apropos correct fit fitted good in keeping suited well-suited appurtenant happy meet seasonable to the point to the purpose acceptable just timely fair rightful adequate due satisfactory reasonable related competent decent qualified warranted justified condign requisite pretty ideal merited useful advantageous compatible sufficient kosher consistent legit admissible worthy helpful comme il faut well-timed valid all right serviceable perfect adapted on the button agreeable tolerable permitted allowable legitimate ample choice linked desirable equitable fortunate commensurate congruent well-chosen relative comfortable providential passable on the nose equipped in order justifiable beneficial sensible official decorous pat OK promising permissible lucky pointed correspondent authorized right on consonant benign belonging fine okay welcome nice unobjectionable tailor-made enough relating proportionate good enough harmonious authorised well timed usable earned standard effective satisfying accepted exact heaven-sent allowed conformable equal commensurable preferable sound handy ripe applicatory sanctioned required able conventional presentable capable spot on just right well suited established needed desired respectable pertaining golden chosen expected accordant common coherent usual employable fortuitous corresponding lawful pleasing approved pleasant average legal precise conforming correlated salient recognized sympathetic alright friendly cut out for likely best solid palatable carefully selected sufficing matching licit well deserved well earned optimal matched up to standard pukka above board made to order obligatory up to snuff on target well-matched recognised set ethical hopeful normal user friendly having to do with having direct bearing on profitable within the law functional prepared feasible constructive well chosen on the money by the book regular deserving ready necessary conducive judicious well put well expressed specified intended preferred accurate commodious accommodating practicable benefic eligible proportional useable available orthodox cognate comparable convincing customary salutary benignant nonconflicting gratifying pleasurable anticipated selected important concordant referring healthful wholesome toward genuine copacetic concerning timeous supportable tenable defensible fairish legalized tolerated flattering swell unexceptionable acknowledged snug prosperous conformable to logical unexceptional very correspondent to correspondent with that's the ticket model rational jake quintessential well qualified pertaining to bona fide up to par legalised congenial up to scratch supreme fairly good well founded so-so up to the mark in accord just the job destined fairy-tale encouraging good for designed allied richly-deserved conformed reconciled accommodated practical made well viewable of benefit well-deserved peculiar unique favourite favorite well-earned inspired fixed prescribed done kindly equivalent akin neat indicated quantified listed relatable associable supplementary peripheral auxiliary accessorial supplemental accessory appertaining worthwhile entitled comely beneficent analogous mandatory compulsory empowered associated with behooving beseeming telling joyous within reason of use apropos of kindred applicative on-topic just what was ordered cut out licensed statutable constitutional statutory contingent dependent abundant professional cheering pleasureful reassuring plenty possible probable concedable productive of interest coextensive bounden admitted rightly due livable about cushy consummate absolute prototypical on the mark formal flukey fluky trained symmetrical great healthy fruitful utilizable plentiful plenteous bounteous right and proper licenced predictable towardly seasonal archetypal not unlikely not impossible according to Hoyle with respect in regard wearable of choice what the doctor ordered aplenty copious minimal bountiful just the thing expert skilled proficient talented skilful skillful adept fit to be eaten consumable comestible versatile brave fit for human consumption safe to eat approving edible full of promise ultimate regulation serendipitous casual incidental enviable successful accidental efficacious sanctioned by law going by the rules in proportion equal to up to capable of practised accomplished experienced seasoned cozy user-friendly aligning in the running in line for commendatory salubrious hygienic favoring commending protean prudent received honest moralistic moral virtuous principled canonical noble card-carrying right-minded weighty pointful conformant appropriate to the time of year normal for the time of year enow as much as you need as much as is necessary sanctionable disposed just what the doctor ordered the very thing just what one needs excellent wonderful reconcilable de règle middling moderate enjoyable indulgent accommodative obliging in point traditional confirmed assuaging assuasive appeasing exploitable favouring utilisable holding water on the level twenty-four carat on the up and up in principle enhancing practiced goodish optimum operable sufficiently good pretty good run-of-the-mill quite good delightful crying out not bad agreed universal excusable pardonable venial prime peak top bog-standard middle-of-the-road ergonomic embellishing cosy prerequisite particular appealing engaging fair-to-middling totally fine idyllic foremost -worthy cooperative having good vibes harmonizing companionable in sync with attuned in step together adaptable on the same wavelength in tune cotton to interoperable in the groove harmonising hitting it off getting along with completely understandable A-OK sufferable cogent endorsed proven certified passed supported ratified time-honoured backed certain validated affirmed OK'd finest express grateful sweet delightsome darling blessed dulcet savoury charming luscious blest jolly relaxing dreamy tasty heavenly delectable delicious hospitable welcoming savory within accepted bounds choicest ornamenting sustainable compelling reasoned sincere gracing kind advisable agreeing looked-for righteous politic plausible pragmatic lucid believable warrantable true viable workable authentic credible grounded reliable realistic in keeping with best possible called for persuasive verifiable understandable dinkum fit for purpose in character copasetic pre-eminent best-case agreed upon made official vouched for right up someone's street real sought after ducky hunky-dory well-founded okey-dokey fair to middling

Adjective

Beneficial or being of advantage in a given circumstance
expedient prudent advantageous judicious practical advisable sensible wise useful apt fitting suitable beneficial politic helpful fit desirable pragmatic profitable worthwhile effective proper gainful tactical strategic opportune convenient timely propitious utilitarian necessary meet seasonable of benefit of service of use self-serving in one's own interests to one's own advantage recommended sound valuable seemly favorable suggested favourable best constructive commonsensical good fruitful beneficent behooveful auspicious serviceable essential applicable well recommendable preferable logical rational functional sagacious rewarding important significant productive key vital crucial pivotal needed critical of value of assistance central fundamental reasonable provident commendable relevant instrumental handy indispensable imperative requisite worthy meritorious useable usable feasible kindly lucrative worth it benefic benignant friendly paramount preferred required practicable exigent of the essence desired operative in one's interests chief for the best called for compelling shrewd astute canny far-sighted circumspect positive a good idea wholesome prosperous agreeable benevolent supportive to one's advantage in one's interest right correct remunerative gratifying promising encouraging toward nice counselable acceptable reasoned uplifting win-win inspiring benign in one's best interests pertinent effectual called-for indicated apposite germane invaluable actionable working viable workable best suited valid presentable definitive efficacious clear influential apropos main major sane efficient realistic purposeful salutary appreciated respected conducive admired in demand commodious utile neat nifty indicative fortuitous furthersome lucky real-world solid applicative doable achievable of help hot loved held dear estimable esteemed worth its weight in gold perfect ideal exploitable purposive operable available suited employable worthful scarce hot property workaday to your advantage everyday ordinary utility compulsory needful obligatory demanded mandatory incumbent intrinsic consequential must-have involuntary integral necessitous forced nonelective all-important peremptory core compulsatory inherent high-priority rudimentary innate substantive prime wanted prerequisite cardinal bottom-line of great consequence de rigueur quintessential binding incumbent on decisive momentous name of game life-and-death specified pressing urgent of the utmost importance all important elementary basic principal vitally important pre-eminent most correct

Adjective

Having been recommended or approved, typically by an authority

Adjective

Polite, calm, and sensible in behaviour
decorous proper seemly correct decent becoming befitting fit fitting polite suitable respectable genteel sedate dignified mannerly refined tactful tasteful civilised civilized courtly demure formal modest polished staid gentlemanly ladylike nice reserved comely couth in good taste well behaved well-behaved well bred well mannered ceremonial conforming conventional de rigueur done elegant good meet moral prim restrained right seasonable well-mannered au fait comme il faut apt accepted standard acceptable approved traditional orthodox apposite customary usual OK presentable done thing protocol in order punctilious ceremonious diplomatic stilted stiff stiff-necked starchy kosher pukka okay careful prudent right stuff suited compatible congruous consistent consonant congenial pleasing timely the done thing honest honourable upright honorable reputable admirable worthy virtuous trustworthy respected clean-living neat smart estimable spruce above board venerable tidy moderate august ordinary redoubted redoubtable creditable sublime of good repute well-thought-of mediocre highly regarded gracious cultivated cultured courteous sophisticated civil stately urbane stylish chivalrous graceful distingué aristocratic lofty imposing majestic gallant suave debonair classy fine obliging affable handsome highbred gentle flattering high-bred preux adulatory studied complimentary distinguished noble solemn exalted lordly grand kingly eminent imperious highbrow composed imperial serious proud portly regal impressive well-bred magnificent sombre great magisterial somber grave highfalutin' nifty superior accomplished affected just so self-respecting posh hollow fashionable prudish patronizing snooty priggish patronising snobbish straitlaced precious pompous discreet prissy condescending ostentatious pretentious confined stuffy la-di-da artificial intolerant

Adjective

Free from error
correct right accurate precise true exact veracious faultless flawless strict certain conclusive definitive faithful infallible irrefutable perfect reliable unambiguous undeniable undisputed unimpeachable unquestionable unrefuted valid error-free errorless proper unerring dead-on good meticulous OK on-target regular scrupulous so spot-on standard word-perfect acceptable bang on O.K. actual amen equitable factual impeccable just legitimate okay on the beam on the button righteous rigorous stone truthful undistorted unmistaken veridical on the mark on the money on the nail spot on along the right lines dead on for sure on target on the right track on track right on right stuff according to Hoyle cooking with gas free of error on the ball on the nose on the right lines right as rain genuine real authentic honest natural pure veritable legit representative characteristic ingenuous archetypal certified bona fide guileless typical archetypical certifiable dinkum echt simple artless concrete kosher indubitable unaffected unpretentious de facto unpretending authoritative average direct effective normal existent undesigning fitting sure-enough pucka pukka honest-to-goodness dinky-di real McCoy sincere absolute realistic open official positive for real literal credible unadulterated straightforward frank trustworthy very straight verifiable original tangible definite close on the level candid sound indisputable innocent plain fair substantial lawful solid objective sure authenticated verified confirmed attested legal naive clear-cut historical hard convincing established lifelike categorical clear undoubted matter-of-fact unalloyed bonafide thorough complete sterling documented explicit ordinary forthright true to life unvarnished usual physical palpable unassuming detailed corporeal material unfailing real-life verisimilar rightful proven unmistakable on the up and up aboveboard up front out-and-out dependable sensible fact-based square specific accepted true-to-life existing unembellished uncontrived modest upfront deadly substantive believable utter naturalistic humble evident living total veristic inch-perfect unfaked creditable homely conventional consummate well-established authorized unmitigated perceptible accredited without airs unfeigned without error true-blue arrant everyday word for word careful sheer orthodox customary methodical graphic outright scientific firm approved distinct documentary nonfictional authorised unimaginary defined unequivocal fixed representational unstudied sanctioned common uncounterfeited substantiated unpresumptuous near set naïve non-fictional thoroughgoing incontrovertible unexceptional photo-realistic validated well-founded practical outspoken three-dimensional final spontaneous licensed downright unsophisticated fair dinkum unexaggerated like it is punctilious assured easy permissible verbatim essential rigid discriminating judicious deft systematic sharp discriminative skilful skillful punctual particular unmixed intrinsic unqualified ultraprecise fair and square unelaborated unprocessed immaculate full live undeviating inerrant pinpoint uncanny refined express lethal licenced manifest narrow fine uncontaminated undiluted traditional bodily unimposing unostentatious painstaking unmannered on the up-and-up demonstrable real-world card-carrying vivid dead current prevailing incarnate photographic non-spiritual childlike naturalist trusty settled habitual general unreserved stock accustomed run-of-the-mill popular recognized corporal mainstream unremarkable routine canonical speaking expected vanilla plain-spoken telling it like it is visible wonted prosaic classic workaday garden-variety phenomenal appreciable unspoiled universal classical measurable true-life not copied easy-going laid-back self-effacing twenty-four carat as it really happened historic quantifiable recognised the real McCoy cracker-barrel incontestable inescapable demonstrated kitchen-sink cut-and-dried standard-issue straight from horse's mouth well defined meaning what one says sure enough all right warts and all straight dinkum dinky-die nonfiction justified severe qualified expert professional according to law permitted loyal conforming royal informal heartfelt earnest known unpretended hearty above board all-out flat-out true story plenary unconditional similar reputable implicit preferable transparent bare extemporary comprehensive minute omniscient straight-shooting tacit biographical gospel stark unswerving rightly so called virtual implied provable pretensionless prize especial unguarded prototypical satisfactory cinematic filmic inevitable unacknowledged precision telling the truth non-fictitious admissible learned master corroborated factualistic intensive sweeping inerrable sure-fire invariable down-to-earth logical confirmable cogent hairline apparent unembroidered written verbal critical scholarly unimagined watertight solemn honest-to-God in accordance with the facts considerable safe empirical genuine article simon-pure untainted true blue present embodied based on facts discernible fit bull's-eye just so delicate mathematical well aimed unartful unartificial undisguised surgical determinate decisive individual overt straight from shoulder conscientious significant failsafe real thing your actual obvious middle-of-the-road respected supported circumstantiated well founded plain-speaking free-spoken round up-front no-nonsense no fooling unhypocritical worldly fundamental honest-to-god in every respect not figurative word-for-word straight from the horse's mouth fail-safe well-defined licit formal nice determined stereotypical plainspoken truth-telling proved striking observable patent intelligible dyed-in-the-wool real live sure-thing for-sure no buts about it real stuff really-truly unobtrusive first generation inveterate legalized ratified binding letter-for-letter line-for-line earthly detectable perceivable time-honored ornery bog-standard allowed constitutional twenty-four-carat folksy inelaborate down uncomplex unbeautified discreet unambitious homey free-spirited from the horse's mouth honest to God mundane temporal fleshly entrenched clearly defined black-and-white contractual usable unadorned literatim well documented well-grounded homespun sublunary familiar endorsed legalised unexpired circumstantial unblended terrene terrestrial carnal earthborn earthbound down home a dime a dozen common or garden plain vanilla unbiased unprejudiced distilled filtered clarified chronicled straightaway undeceptive long-established acknowledged nonspiritual lay stable purified signed and sealed within the law legally acceptable in effect legally binding in force deep-rooted widely used widespread ingrained archival uninhibited neat secular to the letter traditionalistic old old-fashioned time-honoured old-style officially recognized wholesome rooted secure unshakable vested permanent relaxed raw unclouded unmingled linear rectilinear still life unselfconscious recorded quiet 100% lowly high-principled rustic one hundred per cent as true as I'm sitting here on the line as true as I'm standing here decided pure and simple simplistic commemorated historial antique important unsuspicious unknowing simpleminded unwary unworldly unsuspecting gullible inexperienced in truth unforced green set in stone unstilted prevalent commonplace unconstrained staple basic quotidian regulation going boilerplate daily cut-and-dry day-to-day garden variety one-size-fits-all

Adjective

Belonging or relating separately to each of two or more people or things
respective individual separate corresponding own particular personal relevant several specific various different special each one-to-one singular characteristic distinctive distinguishing unique idiosyncratic exclusive typical peculiar signature representative especial symptomatic proper distinct individualistic discriminating intrinsic diagnostic essential inherent local innate endemic restricted found only in peculiar to particular to symbolic original indicative emblematic differentiating discriminative exclusive to inborn characteristic of ingrained individualizing marked typical of native individualising inbred private individualized express natural identifying personalized identifiable precise set subjective diagnostical patented privy idiomatic conspicuous remarkable concrete unmistakable notable classic personalised diacritic individualised inimitable quintessential particularised reserved archetypal prototypical particularized uncommon distinguished disparate discrete independent single select exact extraordinary unusual noteworthy customized unconventional off-centre exceptional sole eccentric categorical odd strange isolated fixed definite lone customised only usual regular patent distinguishable claimed very certain recognizable recognisable monogrammed tailor-made explicit absolute resident solitary autonomous selfstanding unitary privately owned privately-owned outstanding very own actual quirky abnormal queer irregular anomalous weird aberrant extra special bizarre outlandish freakish all your own deliberate one alone specified purposeful clear-cut nonconformist unorthodox atypical groundbreaking liberated unconstrained free-spirited pioneering freethinking bohemian unfettered egoistic untrammelled egotistic self-loving self-indulgent selfish self-absorbed self-interested vainglorious pompous narcissistic egocentric egomaniacal maverick self-reliant stuck-up self-serving egoistical egotistical megalomaniac conceited individualist self-concerned self-centered untrammeled self-centred wrapped up in oneself

Adjective

Cleverly simple and clear

Adjective

Characteristic of a particular person, thing or group
characteristic typical diagnostic idiosyncratic regular archetypal archetypical habitual predictable standard symptomatic true usual average classic normal representative in character essential inborn inbred ingrained inherent innate local native stock quintessential ordinary common prototypical model exemplary conventional classical ideal orthodox general prototypal paradigmatic unexceptional everyday prevalent expected standardized emblematic commonplace illustrative archetypic standardised typic prototypic symbolic indicative customary natural routine suggestive traditional patterned signature in keeping matter-of-course old hat familiar run-of-the-mill stereotypical established set definitive textbook regulation standard-issue accustomed accepted unremarkable prevailing staple vanilla bog-standard garden-variety distinctive vintage proper prime mainstream basic acknowledged fixed wonted popular frequent universal recognized recognised time-honoured common or garden garden variety imitable copybook distinguishing unmistakable proverbial perfect plain prosaic steady consistent prescriptive workaday daily confirmed chronic simple understood current stipulated par for the course true to form going cut-and-dried day-to-day cut-and-dry true to type excellent epitomic dinki-di consummate absolute ultimate middle-of-the-road fundamental supreme distinct identifying ornery quotidian identifiable particular homespun homely presentational discriminating stereotyped stereotypic diagnostical settled boilerplate canonical plain vanilla peculiar individual one-size-fits-all a dime a dozen at her best at his best at its best standard operating procedure well worn fashionable same old household wont in the groove playing it safe long-established by the numbers sop time-honored according to Hoyle in a rut repeated periodical periodic constant foreseen reliable anticipated foreseeable approved known ongoing addicting repetitious practised practiced iterative disciplined mechanical reiterative perfunctory iterated systematic permanent cyclic seasoned methodical rooted automatic long-term formulaic unsurprising likely ubiquitous sanctioned believed renowned individualistic clichéd cliched recognizable identified authorized documented perceived declared allowed admitted realized remembered to be expected professed realised recognisable authorised well-known on the cards only to be expected … all over agreed upon widely recognized commonly accepted generally accepted widespread undistinguished humdrum dull mediocre pedestrian so-so mundane indifferent middling characterless received medium hackneyed fair rife banal generic nothing to write home about unmemorable uninspired public no great shakes uneventful colourless OK unoriginal unexciting overall bland nondescript colorless passable rampant boring unpretentious majority modest tolerable stale second-rate not up to much lacklustre lackluster prescribed trite derivative overused pervasive predominant median hacky shared uninteresting ruling garden forgettable mean official run-of-the-mine run-of-mine intermediate half-pie corny uninspiring conformist second-class well established formal moderate central unnoteworthy authoritative widely held decent insignificant proven tired fair-to-middling endemic nothing special in circulation platitudinous not so hot overworked acceptable ritual middle collective halfway adequate dreary inferior plastic worn-out humble broad drab medial sound informal comprehensive amateurish amateur centre sweeping dime-a-dozen determined dominant obligatory inveterate casual across the board explicit neutral fairish center nothing to get excited about fair to middling correct express not much cop adopted ten a penny scheduled vested legal defined orderly lawful unimpressive valid ritualistic ceremonial tame white-bread congruous in-between obvious inconspicuous doctrinal mass-produced blanket monotonous taken for granted domestic favourite favorite legitimate mid historic played out comfortable old stable midway well-established intermediary wide traditionalist worn out vulgar global preponderant regnant widely used terrestrial practical ready-made traditionalistic old-fashioned square nowhere lowly plebeian mediate midmost midsize midsized nitty-gritty bush-league across-the-board broad-brush middle of the road off-the-shelf in vogue not very good unadorned rehearsed required unspontaneous extensive definite precise mandatory compulsory fitting discreet age-old ancient artificial pervading present lamestream diurnal seasonal exact gut default unexceptionable trivial dyed-in-the-wool anodyne grind next acquired honored unspectacular undoubted uncontested undisputed statutory unquestioned canonic numerous full-size anonymous mutual time-worn overdone certain derived no-frills entrenched folk ancestral core threadbare honoured mimetic in use acquainted unextraordinary unvaried embraced united what one would expect like meh mimic cornball dime-store bog standard unsophisticated conventionalized moderately good of poor quality jake starch straightforward two a penny imitative family unimaginative plain-Jane blank expressionless deadpan recurring apish shopworn cliche musty moth-eaten hackney typecast hack cobwebby timeworn well-worn whitebread circulating tedious deep-rooted familiar tune boiler plate intermutual commutual primary tralatitious serviceable O.K. indistinctive featureless faceless noncommittal old-style officially recognized run of the mill traditionary strict well known ho-hum businesslike good satisfactory okay cliché-ridden mean value slavish secure unshakable persistent decided superior all right common variety matter-of-fact intervening mass in established usage epigonic epigonous regimented staid bought transitional interposed agreed arranged specified afoot neither one thing nor the other canned predetermined national communal overarching joint outright store pabulum diddly nothing blah lusterless zero actual practicable irksome prosy prose yawn clean certified ceremonious existing about unadventurous appointed emulative worn thin immemorial prearranged bruited about making the rounds doing the rounds in general use going around in the air talked of inclusive all-encompassing ceremonialistic formalistic leisure relaxed total epidemic nationwide societal wholesale methodic rigid commonest intermedial on everyone's lips matter-of- fact predominating at the halfway point equidistant between two points equidistant between two stages in the middle compromising between tried and true tried and tested off-the-rack off-the-peg store-bought bona fide par influential operative main preponderating principal broad-spectrum in force all-round all-around conservative planned umbrella non-specific all-inclusive non-dressy not formal non-formal sloppy medium-sized middle-sized catholic all-embracing in style worldwide ecumenical assigned recommended suburban interdisciplinary multidisciplinary cross-disciplinary in fashion readily available widely available not bad ultraconservative unprogressive reactionary unheretical button-down buttoned-down hidebound mossbacked old-line old-school standpat die-hard brassbound paleoconservative archconservative nonspecific all-purpose nonexclusive kosher right straight pious religious punctilious rightful bien pensant straight arrow in line according to the book most typical most common most usual most frequent

Adjective

Having or including many small details or features
particular detailed minute thorough blow-by-blow circumstantial precise itemised itemized particularised particularized accurate exact painstaking close elaborate explicit faithful full meticulous scrupulous selective intrinsic punctilious topical actual specific exhaustive complete comprehensive careful in-depth rigorous literal strict definite correct systematic unerring extensive conscientious distinct intensive all-embracing clear-cut absolute unmistakable defined judicious rigid methodical true veracious veridical faultless authentic right proper all-inclusive encyclopedic clocklike sharp on the button sweeping encyclopaedic perfect unambiguous errorless elaborated factual truthful seriatim regular definitive just genuine solid skillful matter-of-fact on the nose ultraprecise discriminating on the money punctual deft concrete scientific discriminative skilful specialised specialized error-free direct categorical express verbatim on the beam spot-on on the nail dead on on the mark bang on spot on whole-hog full-dress assiduous all-out soup to nuts tough all the way slam-bang efficient thoroughgoing royal from A to Z plenty severe profuse abundant plentiful lavish rich copious ample critical very fair convincing realistic lifelike liberal sufficient veristic verisimilar nice technical concentrated thoroughpaced stage by stage step by step word-perfect true to life telling it like it is fact-based as it really happened satisfying functional dedicated expert focused far-reaching in detail broad-ranging developed profound deep enumerated finicky personal immediate focussed in depth point-by-point intricate experienced at length exclusive fastidious specially designed unwavering firsthand penetrating stringent essential elemental total flawless reliable certain consummate intimate special unqualified infallible pinpoint formal first-hand delicate uncompromising identical impeccable unequivocal downright good clear dead-on right on nailed down on target bull's-eye on-target on the numbers inch-perfect

Verb

To steal
steal take misappropriate thieve pilfer pocket purloin make off with embezzle swipe nab rip off lift filch snaffle snitch bag walk away with walk off with liberate pinch nick half-inch boost heist hook nip whip knock off peculate defalcate abstract blag trouser rob glom help oneself to run off with nobble shoplift tief loot carry off abscond with crib snatch bone snavel run away with cabbage take for oneself cop poach plunder scrump clifty rifle souvenir take possession of remove make away with burglarize commandeer walk pillage burglarise scrounge help yourself burgle go walkies expropriate skim hijack requisition pluck make free with use without asking take over swindle borrow help yourself to have one's fingers in the till use flog snare annex palm annexe siphon off kidnap abduct arrogate knock over take off steal from relieve pickpocket raid ransack sneak spirit away jack hold up have sticky fingers treat without respect help oneself make use of have rip-off dispossess someone of sequester seize defraud keep acquire grab gain possession of cart off plough help plow hustle snipe simulate derive obtain usurp assume lose drain disinherit abscond withhold con despoil bereave strong-arm oust cheat take from finger prig commit fraud put hand in cookie jar convert cozen withdraw commit white-collar crime steal money have one's hand in the till line one's purse with defraud someone of line one's pockets with dip into the public purse cheat one of strip one of smuggle rustle encroach hunt intrude stick up defraud one of be light-fingered hold for ransom hunt illegally fish illegally shop steal reave run off take illegally mooch

Verb

To dedicate or set aside something for a particular purpose
allocate reserve assign allot allow designate earmark set apart set aside devote apportion budget share out ration distribute grant mete divvy up lot hand out mete out give out dish out divvy issue dispense administer give share consign dole out parcel out divide up portion out shell out divide out measure out ration out award portion deal out appoint divide disseminate prorate bestow send deal admeasure slice cut disburse partition split up dole earmark for designate for set aside for budget for appropriate for cut the pie parcel lot out cut up slice up supply circulate deliver dispatch furnish equip fit up offer outfit begive pay out afford pass around provide rig out accommodate yield arm diffuse fix up disperse stock provision present accoutre endow favour give away pass out kit out fit out favor fix determine specify set stipulate keep hypothecate indicate relegate prescribe decide on fork out carve up pass round split hand over donate hand round measure accord confer dish up serve hand spread piece up volunteer pass on contribute break up fork over serve up transfer turn over impart subdivide separate gift purvey segregate shift sever section proffer pass extend dismember tender segment furnish with present with gift with give round cut in dish something out give something out get rid of hand something out scoop ladle produce spoon inflict assess dole something out piece out partition out part feed discharge halve execute curb quota regulate proportion save give with come across with cut into size into screen slice the pie put a ceiling on administrate go fifty-fifty go even-steven put up carry out divorce compartment oblige reward minister nurse vest pitch in stump up chip in cough up come up with decree render commit kick in bequeath bequest pay throw in fund subsidize sacrifice sponsor plate up set out ladle out ante up concede crown advance pony up give a donation of part with entrust give up make a donation of subscribe make available spoon out relinquish provide with leave surrender transmit pledge enrich subsidise come through sweeten the pot sweeten the kitty dower let someone have bestow on confer on present to endow with decorate with

Verb

To come into possession of
get acquire obtain come by come to have come into possession of receive gain earn win come into come in for take possession of take receipt of be given buy purchase procure possess oneself of secure gather collect pick up amass build up hook net land achieve attain get hold of get hands on grab bag get one's hands on get one's mitts on score snag glean nab collar have cop latch onto rack up access lock up swing inherit capture garner corral seize catch take draw reap wangle bring in snatch grasp find snare grapple carry make trap annexe annex pull down knock down lay hands on latch on to realize nail hustle glom detain realise abduct rap snap up ensnare apprehend locate corner scare up get your hands on compass arrive at get possession of fulfil come up with bring log establish clinch hit grip derive search out effectuate reify conquer pluck be in receipt of fulfill manage pull be sent take delivery of notch up chalk up clock up cull source ring up commandeer trace track glom onto polish off track down get one's fingers on lay one's hands on gather up nobble pick off take possession gain possession of arrest take into custody kidnap entrap take captive take hold of carry off take prisoner lay hold of take hostage induce solicit prehend tree bring around buy out manage to get buy up get a hold of prevail upon make a haul reach accomplish record produce be awarded scoop walk off with register assume walk away with pocket do take home pull off accumulate touch fetch pull in get to come to come away with clear clean up retrieve accept strike succeed recover consummate take in effect profit be presented with get at knock up turn in have conferred on one make it to develop understand bring home be paid cover wrest meet tally pot wrap up discover elicit accrue return get into one's hands gross adopt extract harvest rise to haul in form blag notch get paid be provided with scrape together claim take over set foot on learn assimilate come across come upon cultivate get as far as end up at wind up at fetch up at land up at rake in arrive be elevated to win possession of get up to total take up extricate contract go pierce notch something up steal captivate know walk away bank feel clock sense mark up feel for advance complete ameliorate enlist accede to bring to fruition hold succeed in making bring about possess retain enjoy own maneuver manoeuvre work merit justify deserve climb to encounter be one's lot meet with fall to the lot make a profit actualize profit with warrant command come at accept delivery of take into one's possession agree to receive fix cinch be appointed to yield cash in on realize a profit of make a profit of guaranty guarantee ice ensure assure insure save hoard schlenter salvage occupy luck into fall upon happen upon stumble upon hit up hold out for lay claim to carry out get done wind up arrange make attain bear pay drum up scrape up lay up gobble up ingather turn perform wrangle be deserving of sock cost make use of fix up sort out recoup sell tie up have a right to make sure of give security make sure beg borrow or steal be entitled to be worthy of knock off get in make fast buck pay one's dues be gainfully employed make it big get as a result be worth be in line for bring home the groceries bring home the bacon succeed in bring off eke out soar to embrace breed undertake take to nurture engage in sustain take on plummet to dive to sink to foster join contact speak to call write to gain access ascertain deduce judge infer reason decide conclude extrapolate bump into blunder on run against chance on run across go to stumble on happen on light on turn to come find by chance run into get down to accede excogitate make out elaborate determine evolve educe formulate follow try to develop try to acquire work out put together enter upon ascend to succeed to

Verb

To change one substance into another
transubstantiate transform metamorphose convert transfigure transmute alter mutate turn transpose transmogrify alchemize remodel modify reorganise reorganize translate switch restyle revise interchange commute apply download make downlink make over switch over change reconstruct recast adapt remake vary redo rearrange reshape rebuild revolutionize renew revolutionise adjust rejig shift reorder revamp amend refashion reshuffle morph readjust move mold transfer modulate restructure mould rehash evolve move around develop swap affect rejigger render change around rework exchange turn around reform shape overhaul metamorphosize substitute remould trade remix tamper with fashion update regulate reorient reconstitute permute become edit tweak diversify tune improve remold shake up make adjustments to make alterations to turn upside down change round reproduce replace juggle regroup rethink produce new version sort out grow reschedule diverge shuffle redeploy renovate displace invert redesign redistribute retool doctor temper refine reorientate fluctuate moderate refit distort reverse regenerate stir up redispose rectify warp reconfigure tailor redraft swap round undergo a sea change make innovations turn the tables alternate relocate flip-flop order become different turn about mix up form juggle around barter differentiate age be reborn mature ripen progress innovate modernize truck generate switch round snap metastasize metamorphize rationalize contort alter dramatically mutant anomaly mutation reposition remove position deform modernise play around with jiggle around go govern pass realign transmutate transit make far-reaching changes in break with the past budge spring-clean overturn tamper emendate rewrite review freshen up redress arrange reconcile make different reword manipulate blend pull push transplant dislocate predispose transition swing disguise vacillate veer tidy up rationalise merge jigger make a clean sweep clean up clear out clean out break with past change drastically cause revolution bear upon impinge upon have an impact on attune balance shade change gradually do over reset influence harmonize set tone inflect backtrack put revert double back inverse curb lessen tone down play down restrain fine-tune reduce lower harmonise control fix upgrade customize redevelop rehabilitate permutate denature recalibrate correct recondition customise cook refurbish change completely shift gears turn over new leaf turn the corner fix up sing different tune do up

Verb

To make use of
utilize employ use exploit adopt deploy enjoy utilise call upon find a use for implement make use of ply put to good use run apply derive benefit from engage exercise gain from harness make do with operate resort to work with advance benefit from consume do with field handle manipulate put to use take advantage of turn to good account wield bring into play draw on look to work avail oneself of bring into service bring to bear call into play press into service profit by put into service avail yourself of make the most of bring into effective action maneuver manoeuvre direct guide turn to account exert turn to control practise execute call on practice have recourse to pilot capitalize on leverage play fall back on drive steer manage profit from cash in on put into practice carry out play on negotiate use to advantage play upon make the best use of use to good advantage get mileage out of make capital out of command milk address administer turn to good use prosecute make capital of enact put into operation put into effect swing conduct bring into effect hack finesse tap set in motion jockey devote maximize turn put in motion refer to take up maximise go to rely on bring into action tap into run to appeal to put something into practice impress draw upon recruit muster bring something to bear expend avail spend effect stoop to descend to sink to man wage be in charge of dispense realize put out enforce assign use for one's own ends realise put into action give in to set off be in saddle make go obtain an advantage from turn to one's advantage reap the benefit of do well out of put to work impose upon avail yourself impose on involve treat extract put forth occupy approach go visit consult cope with contend with grapple with haunt repair frequent be inspired by take from use up mine resort benefit by affect recur try head for recur to talk to ask for help

Verb

To assign to a category
designate classify categorise categorize characterise characterize class grade rank denominate group mark sort catalogue file order organise organize systematise systematize systemize typecast allocate arrange index assign assort allot catalog coordinate label list apportion mete slot tab peg compartmentalize distinguish brand codify separate pigeonhole compartmentalise type rate tag relegate place distribute compartment break down range digest identify bracket define specify describe tabulate stamp sort out put down as regard consider stereotype divide marshal marshall typify individualize individuate triage partition name judge evaluate qualify part individualise fix ghettoize ghettoise methodize lay out button down sectionalize collate term sticker finger nominate segregate clepe title conventionalize size array standardize put a label on put graduate dispose line bias allineate estimate settle valuate include establish value cast dub draw up size up normalize put down for standardise institutionalize institutionalise normalise gage regulate focus organize systematically colligate subcategorize portion reclassify put together assemble recategorize sequence position line up bring together regroup structure manage gauge assess hold reckon appraise account take to be count score mark down type cast demarcate character constitute pinpoint be counted be characterized be described be considered delineate delimit singularize sift be named be characterizable single out set apart be eligible be considered as be designated meet the requirements of be distinguished tell between tell from set off mark off ID make distinctive make different put in order set out regiment align form set collocate gather compile collect inventory stand alphabetize log correlate register analogize tidy muster match adjust combine compose prioritize chart compare liken equate prioritise docket record cull formulate assimilate present control police spruce figure accumulate adapt consolidate pattern put away tailor space whip into shape put to rights spruce up straighten out relate regard as identical set in order regard as the same spread out split tabularize suit calibrate deploy enumerate be pick winnow choose riddle select comb screen queue exhibit summarize ordinate orient condense pose display put in shape measure proportion summarise code shape aggregate place in order set forth mould seat arrange in order fit set in line couple yoke twin pair emphasize enter adduce prepare shepherd anthologize harmonize fashion mold construct harmonise straighten form up plan neaten streamline put straight divide up arrange in a series emphasise respond post ticket regularize regularise formalise conduct gather together consign stratify examine check verify put out right formalize locate number set up calculate guess call suppose conjecture make enrol amass put into sets inscribe rank out knock into shape lick into shape take one's measure enroll book specialise insert garner specialize police up clear the decks fix up put in good shape hoard edit concentrate congregate recapitulate glean abridge unite set side by side put down associate parallel connect equal metaphorize link make up approximate allegorize heap up get together pile up draw together set down draw an analogy mention in the same breath

Verb

To arrange for something to belong to, or be officially controlled by, somebody else
transfer surrender divert relinquish refer allocate charge commission designate grant redirect allot channel devolve intrust place task vest cast leave abdicate alien alienate apportion assign cede change commit confer confide consign convey deed delegate entrust give hand hand over make over pass reassign relegate repose transmit trust turn over pass on sign over give over hand on appoint ordain enroll burden saddle ascribe enrol put lay set invest pin direct find employment for devote level apply install find a job for engage encumber load slot instate aim target instal nominate constitute name attach authorize authorise elect empower accredit select choose license warrant depute deputize licence deputise qualify enable certify deliver detail charter co-opt mandate commend sanction induct endow send recommend order adopt dispatch swear in decree contract assign to tax confine present bestow give nod farm out post deposit submit place trust in entrust with charge with station shift offer move promise employ destine conscript give up leave to vote give responsibility for inaugurate initiate permit entitle allow crown confer on vouchsafe enthrone anoint bestow on vest in seat pick let equip consecrate establish capacitate flag baptize legitimize identify label tag earmark honour honor okay privilege legitimise opt peg provide give into the care of put into the hands of give into the charge of give into the custody of give permission invest with power give the go-ahead to give the green light to give power to give someone the authority give the OK to give authority to give the thumbs up to give the means to give means to give the power to OK bequeath settle on indicate plump for pin down mark put down for finger button down prefer point out favour make decide on favor baptise admit to office instruct bid command confide to

Verb

To loot or plunder by force
pillage plunder sack loot ransack despoil maraud raid rob rifle spoil strip ravage depredate devastate dispossess spoliate denude deprive harry forage freeboot lay waste rape reave reive steal from arrogate confiscate desecrate desolate destroy devour embezzle gut invade ruin trespass waste fleece requisition liberate loft lift salvage relieve grab rip off moonlight requisition stick up smash and grab pirate prey foray prowl kip burn knock off knock over burgle vandalize vandalise burglarise take swipe boost snatch make thieve burglarize lay waste to clear out wreak havoc on do over tip over demolish wreck raze annihilate level total smash shatter attack extinguish cream leave in ruins defile pull down damage wipe out decimate pulverize wrack trash violate nuke leave desolate vaporize pulverise vaporise ravish tear down do in rub out havoc overrun consume abuse compromise flatten depopulate impair scourge wreak havoc deface debase stamp out mess up take apart assail assault rustle tear apart do obliterate empty out clean out stiff mug steam molest maraud over deceive corrupt betray make desolate empty harass lay low wipe off map raze to the ground do one in hold up break into turn over go pillaging go looting reduce go on forays go on raids picaroon profane wrest trample dismantle overwhelm disorganize sink disrupt exterminate crush seize prostrate capture overthrow dishonour pollute contaminate mar sweep away break up injure harm blaspheme pervert blemish disfigure scar befoul commit sacrilege infect degrade flaw blight upset blow dishonor treat sacrilegiously prostitute insult outrage hurt vitiate undo bloody crab break endamage cripple crool disfeature treat with disrespect blaspheme against screw up cross up make usele