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DEPUTY

'DEPUTY' is a 6 letter word starting with D and ending with Y

Crossword clues for 'DEPUTY'

ClueAnswer

One appointed to act for another (6)DEPUTY
A person appointed to act for another (6)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for DEPUTY

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word deputy will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

2 letter words

MP

3 letter words

AID - FED - SUB

4 letter words

AIDE - COPY - FAKE - FLIC - G-MAN - HELP - NARC - SIGN - VICE

5 letter words

AGENT - AIDER - DUMMY - ENVOY - EQUAL - FRONT - GHOST - LOCUM - PHONY - PROXY - REEVE - SPARE - TOKEN - VICAR

6 letter words

ACTING - BACKUP - BEADLE - BEAGLE - CHANGE - DEPUTY - DOUBLE - ERSATZ - FACTOR - FILL-IN - HELPER - LAWYER - LEGATE - LICTOR - MEDIUM - RECTOR - RELIEF - RINGER - SECOND - SPARES - SYMBOL

7 letter words

ACOLYTE - ANALOGY - BAILIFF - BEST MAN - CAPTAIN - COUNSEL - FEDERAL - MANAGER - MARSHAL - NOMINEE - OFFICER - PLEADER - PROCTOR - RESERVE - SERVANT - SHERIFF - SIDEMAN - STAND IN - STAND-IN - TROOPER

8 letter words

ADJUTANT - ADVOCATE - ALTER EGO - ASSIGNEE - ATTORNEY - CHAMPION - DELEGATE - DIRECTOR - EMISSARY - EXCHANGE - EXPONENT - FRONT MAN - GENDARME - GOVERNOR - HELPMATE - HELPMEET - INFERIOR - LEGALIST - LICENSEE - MEDIATOR - METAPHOR - METONYMY - MINISTER - PRODUCER - RESERVES - SELECTEE - SERGEANT - TIPSTAFF

9 letter words

ALTERNATE - APPOINTEE - ASSISTANT - ATTENDANT - AUXILIARY - BARRISTER - CANDIDATE - CATCHPOLE - COADJUTOR - CONDUCTOR - CONSTABLE - COUNSELOR - DETECTIVE - DIRECTEUR - GO-BETWEEN - IMITATION - INSPECTOR - INTENDANT - MAKESHIFT - MIDDLEMAN - NEGOTIANT - OMBUDSMAN - OPERATIVE - PARANYMPH - PATROLMAN - PERSONNEL - POLICEMAN - PORTREEVE - ROUNDSMAN - SEA LAWYER - SECONDARY - SOLICITOR - SPOKESMAN - SURROGATE - TIPSTAVES

10 letter words

AIDE-DE-CAMP - AMBASSADOR - CHANGELING - COADJUTANT - COADJUTRIX - COMPARISON - CONNECTION - COUNSELLOR - EQUIVALENT - FIGUREHEAD - IMPRESARIO - INTERAGENT - INTERCEDER - INTERVENER - LIEUTENANT - MACE-BEARER - MOUTHPIECE - NEGOTIATOR - PROCURATOR - SUBSTITUTE - SUPERCARGO - SUPERSEDER - SUPPLANTER - SYNECDOCHE - UNDERSTUDY - VICE-REGENT

11 letter words

ALTERNATIVE - COADJUTRESS - COUNTERFEIT - GHOST WRITER - GHOSTWRITER - INTERCESSOR - INTERMEDIUM - INTERNUNCIO - INTERVENTOR - LEGAL EXPERT - LOCUM TENENS - NEGOTIATRIX - PINCH HITTER - POLICEWOMAN - REPLACEMENT - SPOKESWOMAN - SUBSTITUENT - SUCCEDANEUM - THIRD STRING

12 letter words

AMICUS CURIAE - BOUND BAILIFF - COMMISSIONER - INTERMEDIARY - INTERMEDIATE - LEGAL ADVISER - NEGOTIATRESS - PEACE OFFICER - POLICE MATRON - SECOND STRING - SPOKESPERSON - SUBSTITUTION

13 letter words

ADMINISTRATOR - ATTORNEY-AT-LAW - CHIEF OF POLICE - DEPUTY SHERIFF - FRIEND AT COURT - GOVERNMENT MAN - INTERMEDIATOR - NEXT BEST THING - POLICE CAPTAIN - POLICE OFFICER - UTILITY PLAYER - VICE-PRESIDENT

14 letter words

BARRISTER-AT-LAW - COUNSELOR-AT-LAW - LEGAL COUNSELOR - POLICE SERGEANT - REPRESENTATIVE - SERGEANT AT ARMS - SUPERINTENDENT

15 letter words

INTERVENTIONIST - POLICE CONSTABLE - POLICE INSPECTOR - SECOND IN COMMAND - SECOND-IN-COMMAND - SUPPORTING ACTOR

16 letter words

EXECUTIVE OFFICER - MOUNTED POLICEMAN - PARAPROFESSIONAL - PER PROCURATIONEM - SELF-STYLED LAWYER

17 letter words

INTERMEDIATE AGENT - LEGAL PRACTITIONER - RESPONSIBLE PERSON

18 letter words

POLICE COMMISSIONER

25 letter words

SUPPORTING INSTRUMENTALIST

Definition of deputy

  • an assistant with power to act when his superior is absent
  • someone authorized to exercise the powers of sheriff in emergencies
  • a person appointed to represent or act on behalf of others
  • a member of the lower chamber of a legislative assembly (such as in France)


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