n (plural -ties)
- 1 1.1 (second-in-command) segundo, (m,f); (substitute) suplente (mf), reemplazo (mf) (before noun/delante del nombre) deputy chair o chairman vicepresidente, (masculine, feminine) deputy director subdirector, (m,f), director adjunto, (m,f) deputy head (British English/inglés británico) subdirector, (masculine, feminine)More example sentences1.2deputy (sheriff) (American English/inglés norteamericano) [Law/Derecho] ayudante (masculine and feminine) del sheriff 1.3 (British English/inglés británico) [Mining/Minería] capataz encargado de la seguridad en una mina
More example sentences
- Tomorrow I hand over the Principal Clerk's duties to my deputy.
- The National Railway Museum has appointed a new deputy head with a strong background in serving York's heritage.
- In May 1998, he was appointed deputy assistant commissioner with the Metropolitan Police.
- The general secretary of the pit deputies union said it was ironic British mineworkers were wanted in Australia.
- The dockers went on strike in July and pit deputies in the union threatened to strike in October.
- He was a pit deputy at Redbrook colliery on the outskirts of Barnsley, in a different union.
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