Words Like VICARIOUS
We have put together a list of words that are similar to VICARIOUS.
1 Alternative Words Similar to vicarious
4 examples of vicarious
vicarious power or authority
a vicarious agent or officer
a vicarious sacrifice; vicarious punishment; vicarious pleasure
vicarious hemorrhage replacing menstruation
10 definitions of vicarious
Of or pertaining to a vicar, substitute, or deputy; deputed; delegated.
Acting or suffering for another.
Performed ,experienced, or suffered in the place of another; substituted.
Acting as a substitute; -- said of abnormal action which replaces a suppressed normal function.
experienced at secondhand
suffered or done by one person as a substitute for another
occurring in an abnormal part of the body instead of the usual site involved in that function
Felt or undergone as if one were taking part in the experience or feelings of another: read about mountain climbing and experienced vicarious thrills.
Endured or done by one person substituting for another: vicarious punishment.
Acting or serving in place of someone or something else; substituted.