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In any other democracy, the chief justice or a very senior judge would have been deputed to try it.

One company of them, saluting me from a distance, deputed a girl to make known their wishes.

There was once a learned gentleman who was deputed to examine and report upon the archives of the Cathedral of Southminster.

An old man was deputed to gather the women together, but not one of them so much as resembled the Snake-woman.

Judge Rutherford was striding up and down the sitting-room, but it was Sheba who was deputed to tell the news.

Whereupon a party of medicine-men were deputed to make a pilgrimage towards the great river.


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On this page you'll find 45 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to deputed, such as: appointed, announced, anointed, approved, assigned, and authorized.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.