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delegated

see definition of delegated
  • verbgive authority; empower
  • verbassign responsibility
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Synonyms for delegated

verb give authority; empower
  • accredit
  • assign
  • authorize
  • designate
  • elect
  • appoint
  • cast
  • charge
  • choose
  • commission
  • constitute
  • depute
  • deputize
  • invest
  • license
  • mandate
  • name
  • nominate
  • ordain
  • select
  • warrant
  • give nod
  • place trust in
  • swear in

Antonyms for delegated

  • deny
  • reject
  • ignore
  • refuse
  • retract
  • keep
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More words related to delegated

acting

adjective. substituting in a role
  • ad interim
  • adjutant
  • alternate
  • assistant
  • delegated
  • deputy
  • interim
  • pro tem
  • pro tempore
  • provisional
  • surrogate
  • temporary

vicarious

adjective. done or felt for, or on behalf of, another
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.