Delegate vs Representatives - What's the difference?

delegate | representatives |


As a noun delegate

is a person authorized to act as representative for another; a deputy.

As a verb delegate

is to authorize someone to be a delegate.

As an adjective representatives is

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Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

delegate

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • a person authorized to act as representative for another; a deputy
  • a representative at a conference, etc.
  • (US) an appointed representative in some legislative bodies
  • (computing) a type of variable storing a reference to a method with a particular signature, analogous to a function pointer
  • Synonyms

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    Verb

    (delegat)
  • to authorize someone to be a delegate
  • to commit a task to someone, especially a subordinate
  • (computing, Internet) (of a subdomain) to give away authority over a subdomain; to allow someone else to create sub-subdomains of a subdomain of yours
  • representatives

    English

    Noun

    (head)