The funds were designated for infrastructure spending and handed over to the states.
She got to be the designated sacrificial lamb to run against Joe Biden in 2008, and got 35 percent of the vote.
Or at least your designated poolers will during the next photo op.
past participle adjective from designate. Designated hitter introduced in American League baseball in 1973, soon giving wide figurative extension to designated, e.g. designated driver, by 1985.