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Synonyms for proxy
ˈprɒk siprox·y

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. proxy

    These words agree in designating one who acts in the place of some other or others. The legate is an ecclesiastical officer representing the Pope. In strict usage the deputy or delegate is more limited in functions and more closely bound by instructions than a representative. A single officer may have a deputy; many persons combine to choose a delegate or representative. In the United States informal assemblies send delegates to nominating conventions with no legislative authority; representatives are legally elected to Congress and the various legislatures, with lawmaking power.

    delegate, deputy, legate, representative, substitute

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. proxy

    agency, substitution, representation, agent, substitute, representative, deputy, commissioner, lieutenant, delegate

    principalship, personality, principal, person, authority, depeter

Princeton's WordNet

  1. proxy, placeholder, procuratornoun

    a person authorized to act for another

    placeholder, procurator

  2. proxynoun

    a power of attorney document given by shareholders of a corporation authorizing a specific vote on their behalf at a corporate meeting

    placeholder, procurator

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. proxynoun

    substitute, agent, deputy, representative, LOCUM TENENS


  1. List of known nicknames for "Proxy":

    Евгений Александрович Пожарнов

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  1. Richard Haass:

    You have civil wars, you have proxy wars. You have regional wars all in one, and these things have so many logs on the fire, to use the metaphor, that they ... burn and burn and burn for a long time.

  2. Karim Sadjadpour:

    Since 1979 the two countries have fought numerous proxy conflicts throughout the Middle East and often exchange threats and insults. But they've stopped short of direct conflict and eventually agreed to a cold reconciliation.

  3. Nanette Barragan:

    With my own mother’s situation, I still have caregiver issues, there may still be days where I need to stay home and use the proxy.

  4. Doug Collins:

    They know Justice Department is working to negotiate even as they pursue contempt charges, making their move today illogical and disingenuous, democrats have launched a proxy war smearing The Attorney General when their anger actually lies with the president and the special counsel, who found neither conspiracy nor obstruction.

  5. Dante Disparte:

    The Libra coin is simply a proxy for an instantaneous payment system that is low friction and high trust.

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Translations for proxy

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  • اِسْتِنَابَة, تَفْوِيض, إِنَابَة, تَوْكِيلArabic
  • mandatář, plná moc, mandát, zmocnění, zástupce, zplnomocnění, prostředník, zmocněnecCzech
  • fuldmægtigDanish
  • Bevollmächtigter, Proxyserver, Stellvertreter, Bevollmächtigte, Vollmacht, Prokura, StellvertreterinGerman
  • πληρεξούσιος, διαμεσολαβητήςGreek
  • apoderado, mandato, poderSpanish
  • valtuutus, asiamies, valtuutettu, valtakirja, edustajaFinnish
  • mandataire, mandatrice, proxy, mandat, mesure indirecteFrench
  • שליחHebrew
  • प्रतिनिधिHindi
  • misura indiretta, proxy, mandatario, delegaItalian
  • 代理, プロキシ, プロクシJapanese
  • полномошник, застапник, ополномоштеник, полномоштвоMacedonian
  • interface, tussenpersoon, gevolmachtigde, proxy, mandataris, maatstafDutch
  • avløysar, varamann, fullmektig, fullmakt, vikarNorwegian Nynorsk
  • stedfortreder, fullmektig, proxy, proxytjener, fullmakt, mellomtjener, mellomtenarNorwegian
  • procurador, procuradora, procuraçãoPortuguese
  • представитель, поверенный, доверенное лицо, представительница, уполномоченный, полномочие, прокси-серверRussian
  • ställföreträdare, fullmaktSwedish
  • พร็อกซีThai
  • vekil, temsilci, vekil sunucu, ihda, proxyTurkish
  • Ủy quyềnVietnamese
  • 代理Chinese

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