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Synonym of Surrogate

Surrogate Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

Moby Thesaurus
surrogate
Synonyms and related words:
advocate, agent, alter ego, alternate, alternative, amicus curiae, analogy, attorney, backup, backup man, champion, change, changeling, comparison, copy, counterfeit, deputy, double, dummy, equal, equivalent, ersatz, exchange, executive officer, exponent, fake, father figure, father image, figurehead, fill-in, ghost, ghostwriter, imitation, lieutenant, locum, locum tenens, makeshift, metaphor, metonymy, mother figure, mother surrogate, next best thing, paranymph, personnel, phony, pinch hitter, pleader, procurator, proxy, relief, replacement, representative, reserves, ringer, second in command, second string, secondary, sign, spares, stand-in, sub, substituent, substitute, substitution, succedaneum, superseder, supplanter, symbol, synecdoche, third string, token, understudy, utility man, utility player, vicar, vicar general, vice, vice-president, vice-regent, vicegerent
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
surrogate

Noun
1. someone who takes the place of another person
(synonym) alternate, replacement
(hypernym) stand-in, substitute, relief, reliever, backup, backup man, fill-in
2. a person appointed to represent or act on behalf of others
(synonym) deputy
(hypernym) agent
(hyponym) vicegerent

Adjective
1. providing or receiving nurture or parental care though not related by blood or legal ties; "foster parent"; "foster child"; "foster home"; "surrogate father"
(synonym) foster
(similar) adoptive

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