Deputy

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Deputy->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ deputy
deputy
substitute
vice
proxy
locum tenens
badli
delegate
representative
next friend
surrogate
secondary
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ regent
regent
viceregent
vizier
minister
vicar
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ premier
premier
&c.(director) 694
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ chancellor
chancellor
prefect
provost
warden
lieutenant
archon
consul
proconsul
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ viceroy
viceroy
&c.(governor) 745
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ commissioner
commissioner
&c. 758
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ Tsung-li Yamen
Tsung-li Yamen
Wai Wu Pu
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ plenipotentiary
plenipotentiary
alter ego
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ team
team
eight
eleven
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ champion
champion
PARAG:Deputy->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be deputy
be deputy
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stand for
stand for
appear for
hold a brief for
answer for
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ represent
represent
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stand in the shoes of
stand in the shoes of
walk in the shoes of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ stand in the stead of
stand in the stead of
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ ablegate
ablegate
accredit
PARAG:Deputy->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ acting
acting
vice
vice regal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ accredited to
accredited to
PARAG:Deputy->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in behalf of
in behalf of

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • deputy — [dep′yo͞o tē, dep′yətē; dep′ət ē] n. pl. deputies [ME depute < Anglo Fr deputé, pp. of OFr deputer: see DEPUTE] 1. a person appointed to act as a substitute for, or as an assistant to, another 2. a member of any of certain national… …   English World dictionary

  • deputy — (n.) c.1400, one given the full power of an officer without holding the office, from Anglo Fr. deputé, noun use of pp. of M.Fr. députer appoint, assign (14c.), from L.L. deputare to destine, allot, in classical Latin to esteem, consider, consider …   Etymology dictionary

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