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delegate
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delegate
Used in
Hard Times
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  • Slackbridge, the delegate, had to address his audience too that night; and Slackbridge had obtained a clean bill from the printer, and had brought it in his pocket.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • 'My brothers,' said Stephen, whose low voice was distinctly heard, 'and my fellow-workmen for that yo are to me, though not, as I knows on, to this delegate here I ha but a word to sen, and I could sen nommore if I was to speak till Strike o' day.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Tis this Delegate's trade for t' speak,' said Stephen, 'an' he's paid for 't, an' he knows his work.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: is a delegate
as in: delegate the job
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