delegationnounuk /ˌdel.ɪˈɡeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌdel.əˈɡeɪ.ʃən/
delegation noun (CHOSEN PEOPLE)
- After exchanging pleasantries, the delegation revealed the purpose of their visit.
- The talks ended abruptly when one of the delegations walked out in protest.
- She was nominated as the delegation's official interpreter.
- A delegation from the White House attended the funeral.
- He was part of a delegation that went to the Department of Education to complain about proposed cuts.
delegation noun (GIVING)