- 复数: deputations;
The deputation to see the Prime Minister arrived dead on time and was received at once.
The minister agreed to receive a deputation from the railwaymen's union.
The managing director agreed to receive a deputation from the factory.
They sent a deputation to the ministry to complain.
Then, after telling the deputation to rise she continued, graciously and effectively , if disingenuously.
接着, 她让跪着的代表团起来, 以不那么诚恳,却是谦和,颇能打动人心的语气继续说道.
A deputation of 40 strikers was organized.
A deputation of elders from the village arrived headed by its chief.
1. a group of representatives or delegates
2. authorizing subordinates to make certain decisions