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Synonyms for deputy

Synonyms for deputy

one who stands for another

a person who holds a position auxiliary to another and assumes some of the superior's responsibilities

Synonyms for deputy

someone authorized to exercise the powers of sheriff in emergencies

an assistant with power to act when his superior is absent

a member of the lower chamber of a legislative assembly (such as in France)

a person appointed to represent or act on behalf of others


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I think dropping the deputyship of those parliamentarians as of July 15 should not and cannot be brought onto the agenda, Arinc told reporters on Wednesday.
whose deputyship was abolished-- could not appeal to Supreme Court under the Constitution.
He resigned from the deputyship and was appointed by the United Nations as head of the UN Development Programme.
The firm also devotes important resources to Court of Protection and deputyship work.
Independents said that taking back Hatip Dicle's deputyship was their "red line".
Our eight deputies are jailed, Hatip Dicle's deputyship was seized.
Independent deputies, who are protesting the decision to abolish the deputyship of Hatip Dicle, will not attend the oath-taking ceremony.
YSK also rejected the reconsideration demand regarding the abolishment of deputyship of independent parliamentarian Hatip Dicle.
However, at first, Higher Board of Election (YSK) decided to abolish the deputyship of independent parliamentarian Hatip Dicle.
A deputy can be considered as a member of the parliament only after receiving his/her deputyship certificate.
BDP hid a prison term that causes an obstacle before deputyship.
Haluk Ipek of the Justice & Development (AK) Party submitted an objection petition to YSK immediately after Dicle got his deputyship certificate.
Eronat received her deputyship certificate through her lawyers.
Higher Board of Election (YSK) unanimously abolished the deputyship of Hatip Dicle.