deputise

Definitions of deputise
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v appoint as a substitute

Synonyms:
depute, deputize
Type of:
appoint, charge
assign a duty, responsibility or obligation to

v act as a substitute

Synonyms:
deputize, step in, substitute
Types:
cover
help out by taking someone's place and temporarily assuming his responsibilities
Type of:
replace, supercede, supersede, supervene upon, supplant
take the place or move into the position of

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