Log in

Surrogate Definition in Context – 601 Words

Published on June 7th, 2022 | Last updated on June 7th, 2022 by | Category: 601 Words You Need to Know Flashcards, English Vocabulary in Context | No Comments on Surrogate Definition in Context – 601 Words | 118 Views | Reading Time: 2 minutes

Surrogate definition and meaning used in real context from the book, 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam for advanced learners of English. Practice listening and reading comprehension in context with the word, surrogate.

/ˈsʌr.ə.gət/ (adj & noun)

Surrogate definition

Adjective: replacing or substituting someone or something, secondhand, displaced, delegated, deputized

Noun: substitute, replacement, understudy, proxy, representative, deputy, stand-in, alternative, backup

Example

There’s still some controversy about using a surrogate mother to have a baby. The legal process is also tricky because it varies from state to state. Even so, whether it’s because of fertility problems or other reasons, surrogacy is an option for you and your spouse. Find out how it works and see if it’s right for you.

Source of example: https://www.webmd.com/

Antonyms

direct

Parts of speech

Noun: surrogacy

Leave a Comment

Chat