Definitions for surrogate

Definitions for (noun) surrogate

Main entry: deputy, surrogate

Definition: a person appointed to represent or act on behalf of others

Main entry: surrogate, alternate, replacement

Definition: someone who takes the place of another person

Definitions for (adj) surrogate

Main entry: foster, surrogate

Definition: providing or receiving nurture or parental care though not related by blood or legal ties

Usage: foster parent; foster child; foster home; surrogate father

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