Student Thesaurus

One entry found for delegation.
Entry Word: delegation
Function: noun
Text: 1 a body of persons chosen as representatives of a larger group <a delegation from the local scout troop is being sent to the national jamboree> -- see CONTINGENT
2 the granting of power to perform various acts or duties <the delegation by the president to the secretary of state of complete control of the nation's foreign policy> -- see COMMISSION 1