Appropriations Meaning

There are 3 meaning(s) for word Appropriations

Meaning 1 : incorporation by joining or uniting

    Synonyms : annexation
Meaning 2 : a deliberate act of acquisition of something, often without the permission of the owner

    Example : the necessary funds were obtained by the government's appropriation of the company's operating unit,a person's appropriation of property belonging to another is dishonest

Meaning 3 : money set aside (as by a legislature) for a specific purpose