(redirected from devolved)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Related to devolved: Devolved powers
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • verb

Synonyms for devolve

Synonyms for devolve

to come as by lot or inheritance


Synonyms for devolve

pass on or delegate to another

be inherited by

References in periodicals archive ?
They said the provincial government had decided to abolish the district government though it was the most effective tier of the LG system and that it is uncertain who would be the administrative head of the 20 devolved departments headed by the district nazim.
When water has been devolved it should be devolved in total.
Ncc is launching a tender process for the appointment of providers to deliver part of its adult education budget (aeb) in the devolved area of london and non-devolved areas nationally.
According to media reports, it had been decided in the second meeting of the cabinet that the Safron ministry would be devolved to K-P because after the merger of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) with K-P, the Safron ministry at the federal level had become superfluous.
Devolved Parliament was then purchased by an unnamed collector, who has loaned it to the museum to mark a decade since its first unveiling.
The Scottish budget is intended for matters pertaining to the devolved administration in Edinburgh.
"In Wales the First Minister has appointed Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd to head a commission to review the justice system and policing in Wales and I and the other commissioners in Wales are keen to see more responsibilities devolved to Wales.
Mr Jones said: "I would like to see as much justice devolved to Wales as possible, either to the PCCs or to the Welsh Government.
Jamie Reed probably took his decision for family reasons, but all the others have thought that there is a more interesting career ahead of them in the new devolved authorities than remaining in opposition and hoping there will be a Labour Government one day.
A new, directly elected Mayor of Tees Valley will act as Chair to the Tees Valley Combined Authority and will exercise the following functions devolved to that Authority: | 1) Responsibility devolved from Government for a consolidated transport budget, with a multi-year settlement to be agreed at the Spending Review; | 2) Creation of new Mayoral Development Corporations and leadership of a land commission to examine what publicly owned land and other key strategic sites should be vested in the development corporation.
But the following day opposition leader Raila Odinga seemed to read from a different script when he said devolved governments will get distracted on their development agenda if they focus on the Big Four.
The UK Government will make a new push today to quell Welsh and Scottish opposition to its flagship Brexit legislation with the promise that the "vast majority" of powers in devolved areas held by Brussels will go straight to the Assembly and the Scottish Parliament.
EDINBURGH, Jumada II 06, 1439, February 22, 2018, SPA -- Britain's government has made a "considerable offer" to ensure all devolved powers transfer back to Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland after Brexit, it said on Thursday, but a Scottish minister said it was not enough, according to Reuters.
FAISALABAD -- Council of Common Interests (CCI) will meet soon to decide that whether the Employees Old Age Benefits Institution (EOBI) should be devolved or not to be devolved to the provinces after the enactment of 18th amendment.
May proposes setting up a new committee to give the three devolved governments, which have varying degrees of autonomy from London, a formal avenue to express views on how Britain's future relationship with the European Union should work.