Synonyms of 'relegate'
to demote (a sports team) to a lower divisionOther newspapers relegated the item to the middle pages.
a team about to be relegated to the second division
He was banished from England.
Dante was exiled from Florence in 1302 because of his political activities.
An American academic was expelled from the country yesterday.
The leaders have been ousted from power by nationalists.
a government decision to deport all illegal immigrants
They were forcibly ejected from the restaurant.
Certain kinds of property are transferred automatically.
He could refer the matter to the high court.
Many employers find it hard to delegate duties.
Later in the year, she'll assign them research papers.
She entrusted her children to the care of their grandparents while she was away on a business trip.
For decades, many of his works were consigned to the basements of museums.
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in the sense of assign
to give a task or duty (to someone)Later in the year, she'll assign them research papers.
in the sense of consign
to put (in a specified place or situation)For decades, many of his works were consigned to the basements of museums.
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