incumbent

|ɪnˈkʌmb(ə)nt|

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Слово Дня - incumbent - возлежащий

Description

a person who holds a particular office or position; holding an office or position; necessary as a duty for (someone)

Examples

  • Voters will have the chance to see the incumbent and her opponent in a series of three debates.
  • Incumbents often have an advantage in elections.
  • the incumbent president/mayor/senator
  • incumbent members of Congress
  • It is incumbent on us to help. [=it is our duty to help]
  • It is incumbent upon all employees to participate. [=all employees are required to participate]

 

Translation

  • {прилагательное} — возложенный, возлежащий, лицо, занимающее должность (вступивший в должность)

 

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