Synonyms for Deputy:
functioning, surrogate, temporary, pro tem, performing, alternate, practicing, operating, working, acting.
n.businessman, account executive, businessperson, boss, baron, capitalist, businesswoman, administrator. casual, designate, emeritus, budding, creative, blue-collar. chief executive, chancellor, alderman, chancellor of the exchequer, alderwoman, assemblywoman, chief minister, assemblyman, cabinet minister. copper, constable, bobby, cop, CDR, captain, chief of police, cadet, commissioner. coadjutor, adjutant, Coadjutant. •agent (noun)
impresario, operative, intermediary, liaison, executor, mediator, instrument, actor, ombudsman, agency, factor, vehicle.
auxiliary, aide, second, helper, assistant, attorney, follower, subordinate, accomplice, attendant, Aider, accessory, hireling, flunky, servant, employee, associate, backer, functionary, chaperone, proxy, junior, adjunct, partner, minion, helpmate, henchman, stooge, laborer, underling, lieutenant, extra, aide-de-camp, agent, abettor, acolyte, benefactor, menial, ancillary, patsy.
•assistant, agent (noun)
commissioner, ambassador, substitute, delegate, representative, backup, proxy, appointee, factor, replacement, subordinate, lieutenant, surrogate, aide.
broker, attache, appointee, representative, go-between, receiver, envoy, consignee, assignee, delegate, messenger, ambassador, trustee, nominee, addressee, licensee, middleman, acceptor.
replacement, stand in.
double, understudy, surrogate, dummy, alternate, ghost, substitute, spokeswoman, arm, emissary, spokesman, backup, stand in, mouthpiece, figurehead, token.
study at agent.
helping hand, volunteer, peon, serf, hand, subject, pawn, aid, vassal, chattel, help, worker.
fill in, replacement, alternative, counterfeit, imitation.