Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “delegate” en inglés

See all translations

delegate

noun [C] uk   /ˈdel.ɪ.ɡət/ us  
C1 a person chosen or elected by a group to speak, vote, etc. for them, especially at a meeting: Delegates have voted in favour of the motion. Each union elects several delegates to the annual conference.
More examples

delegate

verb uk   /ˈdel.ɪ.ɡeɪt/ us  

delegate verb (GIVE)

C2 [I or T] to give a particular job, duty, right, etc. to someone else so that they do it for you: As a boss you have to delegate (responsibilities to your staff). Authority to make financial decisions has been delegated to a special committee.

delegate verb (CHOOSE PERSON)

[T + obj + to infinitive ] to choose or elect someone to speak, vote, etc. for a group, especially at a meeting: A group of four teachers were delegated to represent their colleagues at the union conference.
Traducciones de “delegate”
en español delegar…
en francés déléguer…
en alemán übertragen…
en chino (tradicionál) (尤指會議的)代表…
en ruso делегат, представитель…
en turco heyet, delege, temsilci…
en chino (simplificado) (尤指会议的)代表…
en polaco delegat/ka, wysłanni-k/czka…
(Definition of delegate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de delegate
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “delegate” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

ellipsis

a situation in which words are left out of a sentence but the sentence can still be understood

Palabra del día

Euphemisms (Words used to Avoid Offending People)

by Kate Woodford,
March 04, 2015
​​​ We recently looked at the language that we use to describe lies and lying. One area of lying that we considered was ‘being slightly dishonest, or not speaking the complete truth’. One reason for not speaking the complete truth is to avoid saying something that might upset or offend people. Words and

Aprende más 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Aprende más