Synonyms of depute in English:

depute


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verb

1‘he was deputed to handle negotiations in Baldwin's absence’

SYNONYMS
appoint, designate, nominate, assign, commission, charge, choose, select, elect, co-opt
empower, authorize, mandate
Military detail

2‘the judge deputed the examination of lesser cases to others’

SYNONYMS
delegate, transfer, turn over, hand over, hand on, pass on, consign, assign, entrust, give, devolve