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  • verbset aside; allocate
  • verbsteal

synonyms for appropriated

  • allot
  • apportion
  • devote
  • disburse
  • earmark
  • allow
  • appoint
  • assign
  • budget
  • reserve
  • set apart
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antonyms for appropriated

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  • hold
  • keep
  • retain
  • waste
  • withhold
  • refuse
  • reject
  • bequeath
  • bestow
  • give
  • return
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How to use appropriated in a sentence

Lest they run afoul of this ravenous beast, they joined the tea party cause, held dozens of meaningless votes to repeal the Affordable Care Act and even shut down the government to prove that they were fighting with the appropriate vigor.
THE REPUBLICAN PARTY’S FUTURE: BEING TERRORIZED BY ITS UNHINGED BASEPAUL WALDMANNOVEMBER 20, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Many Americans living in rural areas do not have the facilities with appropriate refrigeration required to handle the temperature-sensitive vaccines.
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Our goal was to make sure that if we decided to get back to participating and competing, which we did as a conference and an institution, that we put in the appropriate medical guidelines and protocols.
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I ultimately closed the company, and while this decision was the appropriate business decision, it left a lasting impression on me.
TO JUMP-START AMERICA’S ECONOMY, INVEST IN WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS OF COLORMATTHEWHEIMERNOVEMBER 19, 2020FORTUNE
The team did not provide any more specifics, saying it will “provide further updates as appropriate.”
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Brands also have a clearer sense of what kind of messaging will be appropriate if things worsen.
‘PEOPLE ARE GONNA SHOP’: DESPITE SECOND CORONAVIRUS WAVE, CONSUMER CONFIDENCE TICKS UP AND BRAKES ON AD SPEND NOT SLAMMED YETMAX WILLENSNOVEMBER 19, 2020DIGIDAY
Horan, who plays for the Portland Thorns in the National Women’s Soccer League, is “doing well” and “observing the appropriate quarantine protocols,” the USSF said.
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Any extension to physical processes, he emphasized, needs to move beyond psychological terms, such as archetypes, that would not be appropriate.
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You “must cease immediately or appropriate action will be taken against those involved,” he wrote.
RAPID TESTING IS LESS ACCURATE THAN THE GOVERNMENT WANTS TO ADMITBY LISA SONGNOVEMBER 16, 2020PROPUBLICA
I do think we need another one, but I think it reinforces the argument that I’ve been making the last few months, that something smaller rather than throwing another $3 trillion at this issue is more appropriate.
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WORDS RELATED TO APPROPRIATED

  • appropriated
  • kidnapped
  • seized
  • snatched
  • stolen
  • allocated
  • allotted
  • apportioned
  • appropriated
  • assigned
  • dealt
  • diffuse
  • dispersed
  • divided
  • given away
  • handed out
  • rationed
  • scattered
  • shared
  • spread evenly
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