Sentence Examples

  • A delegate must be a member of the association.
  • He was a prominent member of the Republican party, and in 1861 was a delegate to the Peace Conference in Washington.
  • In 1778 he was chosen a delegate to Congress, but declined to serve.
  • He was overwhelmed, but he wasn't ready to delegate – not to her, anyway.
  • Leaving the Democratic party on the Kansas-Nebraska issue, he assisted in the formation of the Republican party in Connecticut, and was its candidate for governor in 1856; he was a delegate to the Republican national conventions of 1856 and 1860.