Translation of "deputation" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˌdep.jʊˈteɪ.ʃən/ us

a group of people sent to speak or act for others

They sent a deputation to Parliament.
The deputation from the EU arrives/arrive tomorrow.
The deputation from the EU arrives tomorrow.
a deputation of local government officials
She was sent on a deputation to see the Pope.

(Translation of “deputation” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)