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surrogate

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  • nounperson or thing that acts as
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Synonyms for surrogate

noun person or thing that acts as
  • proxy
  • stand-in
  • alternate
  • backup
  • delegate
  • deputy
  • expediency
  • expedient
  • fill-in
  • makeshift
  • recourse
  • refuge
  • replacement
  • representative
  • resort
  • resource
  • stopgap
  • sub
  • pinch hitter
  • substitute agent

Antonyms for surrogate

  • permanent
  • real
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to surrogate

acting

adjective. substituting in a role
  • ad interim
  • adjutant
  • alternate
  • assistant
  • delegated
  • deputy
  • interim
  • pro tem
  • pro tempore
  • provisional
  • surrogate
  • temporary

alternate

adjective. substitute

delegate

noun. representative, often governmental
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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