proxy noun

VERB + PROXY appoint You may appoint a proxy to vote for you.

PROXY + VERB vote | attend (sth) Your proxy may attend the meeting if you are unable to attend.

PROXY + NOUN vote, voting | card, form

PREP. by ~ If you will not be able to vote on polling day, you may vote by proxy. | ~ for Husbands are discouraged from voting as proxy for their wives.

PHRASES a form of proxy We enclose a form of proxy for use at the Annual General Meeting.