Synonyms for Deputation:
n.chairman, chairwoman, chair, contingent, convener, meeting, delegate, chairperson, discussion group. •agency (noun)
medium, vehicle, conductor, empowerment, delegation, agency, machinery, lieutenancy, instrumentality, instrument, proxy, means.
committee, embassy, mission, subcommittee, organization, consignment, commission.
delegacy, delegation, mission, relegation, relegating, delegating, commission.
•group of representatives (noun)
convener, appointment. chairperson, contingent, discussion group, chairman, chairwoman. delegate. meeting, chair. •Other relevant words:
chairwoman, contingent, appointment, meeting, delegacy, delegate, relegation, convener, relegating, assignment, delegating.
Usage examples for deputation
As soon as he was dead, we lieutenants carried him to our own house and in the morning we sent a deputation to the commandant, saying, that as Captain Stott was one of the oldest officers in his Majesty's service, we considered that he ought to be buried with as much form and ceremony as circumstances would allow in the public cemetery of the place. – Hurricane Hurry by W.H.G. Kingston