And in many cases, if the government just appropriated money for the same purpose, it would be fairer and might cost less.
His early artistic explorations had emulated and appropriated the entire cast of European modernism.
Congress appropriated funds, and whatever those appropriations totaled over the course of the year was that year's budget.
He has shifted $454 million of the ACA from appropriated purpose to another purpose.
Yes, she is a Latina, but her racial identity has been appropriated by corporate power to push a “safe” image of Hispanic culture.
It differs from priapismus chronicus in the desire of its appropriated object, which is not experienced in the latter, Class I. 1.
As we must imitate her, and hadn't any of our own, we appropriated hers.
It was clear that the articles had been appropriated or given away to friends.
The Manxman may have appropriated them, but if he did so he was in a deadly earnest mood.
What is the amount of money annually appropriated for improving the rivers and harbors of the country?
"specially suitable, proper," early 15c., from Latin appropriatus, past participle of appropriare (see appropriate (v.)). Related: Appropriately; appropriateness.
liberate (WWI Army)