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One entry found for vicarious.
Main Entry: vi·car·i·ous
Pronunciation: vimacr-primarystressker-emacron-schwas, vschwa-, -primarystresskar-
Function: adjective
1 : serving or acting for another
2 : done or suffered for the benefit of someone else <a vicarious sacrifice>
3 : sharing in someone else's experience through the use of the imagination or sympathetic feelings <vicarious joy>
- vi·car·i·ous·ly adverb
- vi·car·i·ous·ness noun

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