Consign

Definition of Consign

Con`sign´
v. t.1.To give, transfer, or deliver, in a formal manner, as if by signing over into the possession of another, or into a different state, with the sense of fixedness in that state, or permanence of possession; as, to consign the body to the grave.
[imp. & p. p. Consigned 3; p. pr. & vb. n. Consigning.]
2.To give in charge; to commit; to intrust.
3.(Com.) To send or address (by bill of lading or otherwise) to an agent or correspondent in another place, to be cared for or sold, or for the use of such correspondent; as, to consign a cargo or a ship; to consign goods.
4.To assign; to devote; to set apart.
5.To stamp or impress; to affect.
Consign my spirit with great fear.
- Jer. Taylor.
v. i.1.To submit; to surrender or yield one's self.
2.To yield consent; to agree; to acquiesce.
Augment or alter . . .
And we'll consign thereto.
- Shak.

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