Definitions and translations for "deputise"

Definition of deputise

1. Appoint as a substitute.
2. Act as a substitute.
She stood in for the soprano who suffered from a cold.
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English - English - deputise

[deputise (Brit.) ] v. appoint a deputy, appoint a representative; act as a deputy, act as a representative (also deputize)
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