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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - Indirectly, as, by, or through a substitute.

Usage examples (35)
  • She enjoyed the wedding vicariously
  • Thank you, Neil - you have taught me "vicariously", my new word of the week.
  • I look forward to following and living "vicariously" through the trials and tribulations of my fellow commradeds in the cake-o-sphere.
  • I wanted to use the word vicariously first. for more
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