OTHER WORDS FOR deputy
Origin of deputy
OTHER WORDS FROM deputydep·u·ty·ship, nounsub·dep·u·ty, noun, plural sub·dep·u·ties.
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How to use deputy in a sentence
The Sheriff’s deputy ordered her to sign a ticket containing a promise to appear in court several months later.An Officer’s Word Shouldn’t Be the Last Word|Andrew Taylor|August 19, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department investigated and not only cleared Graham of battery — deputies went on to charge the woman with filing a false police report.Telemarketer Says Another GOP Campaign Was Behind Phil Graham Robocalls|Jesse Marx|July 10, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Erik Caldwell, the city’s deputy chief operating officer, followed up and here’s a summary.Environment Report: The Latest Power Struggles for SDG&E and Sempra|MacKenzie Elmer|June 29, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Joe Levanthal, a Republican and former ethics commissioner, and Marni von Wilpert, a Democrat and deputy city attorney, advanced through the March primary.Down Goes the Last Republican Council District (By Registration)|Andrew Keatts|June 22, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Been is New York City’s deputy mayor for housing and economic development.Why Rent Control Doesn’t Work (Ep. 373 Rebroadcast)|Stephen J. Dubner|March 12, 2020|Freakonomics
Patrick Klugman, the deputy mayor of Paris, said: “We are living our kind of 9/11,” he said.France Kills Charlie Hebdo Murderers|Nico Hines|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Coincidently, both he and the deputy shadow governor are Korengalis and Zalwar Khan knows them well.Heart of Darkness: Into Afghanistan’s Taliban Valley|Matt Trevithick, Daniel Seckman|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One is Dmitry Rogozin, the former ambassador to NATO and current deputy prime minister.Think Putin’s Bad? Wait for the Next Guy|Anna Nemtsova|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Nick Clegg, the Lib Dem Deputy Prime Minister, attacked the Conservatives for their predictable response to the report.Britain Admits Anti-Drug Laws Are Useless|Nico Hines|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ibrahim made clear to Deputy Dennis Meyer that his daughter was a respectful and dutiful girl of Sudanese extraction.How ISIS’s Colorado Girls Were Caught|Michael Daly|October 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The door was opened; and the deputy stood back, while the son of the Duke entered the vestibule of the prison.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
Indeed, he thought the Englishman was some important official and took Chumru for his native deputy.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
The district headman is the deputy of the tribal ward headman to whom he is immediately responsible.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
After a preliminary defeat he was elected deputy at the time when Sallenauve sent in his resignation, in 1841.
He was a deputy sitting on the right and upholding the Royalist platform of Divine Right.
British Dictionary definitions for deputy
- a person appointed to act on behalf of or represent another
- (as modifier)the deputy chairman