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delegate

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a person sent on a mission to represent another
  • the delegate had a list of concerns to discuss with the country's new prime minister

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delegate

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of delegate (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to appoint as one's representative
  • he delegated his son to go pick up the tickets for him

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2 to put (something) into the possession or safekeeping of another
  • a manager who is reluctant to delegate authority to subordinates

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