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Surrogate Definition in Context – 601 Words

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


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.

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Parts of speech

Noun: surrogacy

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