adverb see vicarious

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  • Vicariously — Vi*ca ri*ous*ly, adv. In a vicarious manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vicariously — adv. Vicariously is used with these verbs: ↑experience, ↑live …   Collocations dictionary

  • vicariously — vicarious ► ADJECTIVE 1) experienced in the imagination through the feelings or actions of another person. 2) acting or done for another. DERIVATIVES vicariously adverb. ORIGIN from Latin vicarius substitute …   English terms dictionary

  • vicariously — adverb indirectly, as, by, or through a substitute she enjoyed the wedding vicariously • Derived from adjective: ↑vicarious …   Useful english dictionary

  • vicariously — See vicarious. * * * …   Universalium

  • vicariously — adverb a) In a vicarious manner. b) indirectly, as, by, or through a substitute …   Wiktionary

  • vicariously — adv. in a vicarious manner; indirectly; via substitution …   English contemporary dictionary

  • vicariously — vi·car·i·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • vicariously — See: vicarious …   English dictionary

  • vicariously liable — An employer is vicariously liable for negligent acts or omissions by his employee in the course of employment whether or not such act or omission was specifically authorised by the employer. To avoid liability, an employer must demonstrate either …   Law dictionary