Delagate or delegate

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Delagate
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Delegate

Delegate

Noun

Definition:

A person sent or authorized to represent others, in particular an elected representative sent to a conference

Examples:

  1. The delegates rejected the proposal

Synonyms:

  • Representative
  • Envoy
  • Emissary
  • Commissioner

Delegate

Verb

Definition:

Entrust (a task or responsibility) to another person, typically one who is less senior than oneself

Examples:

  1. She must delegate duties so as to free herself for more important tasks
  2. The power delegated to him must never be misused

Synonyms:

  • Assign
  • Entrust
  • Give
  • Pass on

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