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Definition of vicarious (adjective)
- experienced at secondhand
- "read about mountain climbing and felt vicarious excitement"
- occurring in an abnormal part of the body instead of the usual site involved in that function
- "vicarious menstruation"
- suffered or done by one person as a substitute for another
- "vicarious atonement"
Source: Princeton University Wordnet