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delegates

noun
plural of delegate

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delegates

verb
present tense third-person singular of delegate

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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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“Delegates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/delegates. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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