Synonyms for vicarious

Synonyms for (adj) vicarious

Synonyms: vicarious

Definition: suffered or done by one person as a substitute for another

Usage: vicarious atonement

Similar words: exchangeable

Definition: suitable to be exchanged

Synonyms: vicarious

Definition: occurring in an abnormal part of the body instead of the usual site involved in that function

Usage: vicarious menstruation

Similar words: unnatural, abnormal

Definition: not normal; not typical or usual or regular or conforming to a norm

Usage: abnormal powers of concentration; abnormal amounts of rain; abnormal circumstances; an abnormal interest in food

Synonyms: vicarious

Definition: experienced at secondhand

Usage: read about mountain climbing and felt vicarious excitement

Similar words: secondary

Definition: being of second rank or importance or value; not direct or immediate

Usage: the stone will be hauled to a secondary crusher; a secondary source; a secondary issue; secondary streams

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