US: /ˈdɛɫəˌɡeɪtəd/
UK: /dˈɛlɪɡˌe‍ɪtɪd/

English Vietnamese dictionary

delegate /'deligit/
  • danh từ
    • người đại biểu, người đại diện
    • người được uỷ nhiệm
    • ngoại động từ
      • cử làm đại biểu
      • uỷ quyền, uỷ thác, giao phó
        • to delegate a person to perform a duty: uỷ quyền cho ai làm một nhiệm vụ
        • to delegate a task to someone: giao nhiệm vụ cho ai

    Thesaurus dictionary

    1 envoy, agent, legate, representative, ambassador, plenipotentiary, minister, emissary, commissioner, (papal) nuncio, (papal) internuncio, spokesperson, spokesman, spokeswoman, go-between:
    They kowtowed to the delegate from His Imperial Highness.
    2 depute, commission, appoint, designate, assign, name, nominate, accredit, authorize, empower, mandate:
    The president delegated Ambassador Foxley to represent him at the meeting.
    3 assign, give, hand over or on, pass over or on, depute, transfer, entrust, relegate, Colloq pass the buck for, US buck:
    She has delegated the responsibility to one of the directors.

    Concise English dictionary

    +a person appointed or elected to represent others
    +transfer power to someone
    +give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)