[ rel-i-gey-tid ]
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  1. sent or consigned to a lower position, place, or condition: Over time, after the people’s uprising, reports of human rights violations became a relegated segment of evening news.

  2. (of a task or other matter) consigned or committed to someone to take care of: Besides these relegated duties that the Chair performs on behalf of the committee, the Chair is also expected to keep abreast of new regulatory trends.

  1. the simple past tense and past participle of relegate.

Origin of relegated


Other words from relegated

  • un·rel·e·gat·ed, adjective

Words Nearby relegated Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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