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VICARIOUSLY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does vicariously mean? 

VICARIOUSLY (adverb)
  The adverb VICARIOUSLY has 1 sense:

1. indirectly, as, by, or through a substitute

  Familiarity information: VICARIOUSLY used as an adverb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


VICARIOUSLY (adverb)


Sense 1vicariously [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Indirectly, as, by, or through a substitute

Context example:

she enjoyed the wedding vicariously

Pertainym:

vicarious (experienced at secondhand)


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