assign

US [ə’saɪn]
UK [ə’saɪn]
v.

  1. 分配;分派(工作、任务等给某人)
  2. 分配,派给
  3. 指定,选定,定
  4. 赋(予),给(予)
  5. 布置,安排,安排好
  6. 把…归因于
  7. 标以(方向)
  8. 取得
  9. 【法律】把(财产、权利等)转让,让与,过户给

n.

  1. 【法律】受让人

verb (used with object)

  1. to give or allocate; allot:
    to assign rooms at a hotel.
  2. to give out or announce as a task:
    to assign homework.
  3. to appoint, as to a post or duty:
    to assign one to guard duty.
  4. to designate; name; specify:
    to assign a day for a meeting.
  5. to ascribe; attribute; bring forward:
    to assign a cause.
  6. Law. to transfer:
    to assign a contract.
  7. Military. to place permanently on duty with a unit or under a commander.

verb (used without object)

  1. Law. to transfer property, especially in trust or for the benefit of creditors.

noun

  1. Usually, assigns. Law. a person to whom the property or interest of another is or may be transferred; assignee :
    my heirs and assigns.