Origin of deputation
Examples from the Web for deputation
Contemporary Examples of deputation
Mustasim sent a deputation to Hulagu, stalling for time, but it was too late to surrender on favourable terms.In Threatening Baghdad, Militants Seek to Undo 800 Years of History
August 16, 2014
Historical Examples of deputation
I received the deputation with a trembling and apprehensive heart.
Every moment he now expected a deputation from the mutineers.Tales And Novels, Volume 5 (of 10)
I introduced the deputation which came to make this request.
After the service the missionary was solemnly waited on by a deputation.The Monkey That Would Not Kill
The deputation stood and watched him until he had sunk under the hill.The Scapegoat
late 14c., noun of action from depute (v.).