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Synonyms for deputise in the sense of this definition

(deputise is a kind of ...) assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to

"He was appointed deputy manager" "She was charged with supervising the creation of a concordance"

Samples where deputise or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She stood in for the soprano who suffered from a cold

Synonyms for deputise in the sense of this definition

(deputise is a kind of ...) take the place or move into the position of

"Smith replaced Miller as CEO after Miller left" "the computer has supplanted the slide rule" "Mary replaced Susan as the team's captain and the highest-ranked player in the school"

(... is a kind of deputise ) help out by taking someone's place and temporarily assuming his responsibilities

"She is covering for our secretary who is ill this week"

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