Definitions For Delegating


  • Authorizing subordinates to make certain decisions
  • A person who is chosen or elected to vote or act for others


  • To give (control, responsibility, authority, etc.) to someone : to trust someone with (a job, duty, etc.)
  • To choose (someone) to do something

Is Delegating a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Delegating is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Delegating in a Sentence

  • The U.N. delegates from African countries
  • He's been chosen as a delegate to the convention.
  • A manager should delegate authority to the best employees.
  • Those chores can be delegated to someone else.
  • He doesn't delegate very well.

Synonyms for Delegating

Antonyms for Delegating

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