Synonyms of deputize in English:


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1‘the assistant's task is to deputize for the account executive’

stand in for, sit in for, fill in for, cover for, substitute for, replace, take the place of, understudy, be a locum for, relieve, take over from
hold the fort, step into the breach
act for, act on behalf of, speak on behalf of, represent
informal sub for
North American informal pinch-hit for