Example sentences for: delegate

How can you use “delegate” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In the end, the editor decided to delegate the challenge of self-exposure to the New York editor, who delegated it to an associate editor, who delegated it to an assistant editor, who delegated it to the youngest member of our staff, Aidan Weed, whose title is Special Issue of the Publisher.

  • The problem is that the words selected— summer afternoon (Henry James), powwow, pulchritude, punctuate (Shirley Lord), Preposterous (Charles Krauthammer), delegate (Maxwell M. Raab)--often appeal because of personal association and not for euphony (unlike classics like murmur and smooth ).

  • In a league where head coaches delegate everything to assistants, Parcells makes a policy of trying to talk to every player every day.

  • The writer does not explore what might happen if, as critics fear, "rogue states develop the capacity to attack our cities," as former U.N. delegate Jeane Kirkpatrick put it.

  • Sam had concentrated power in himself; Edgar Sr. learned to delegate it.


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