Deputy and Surrogate


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Deputy noun – A person who acts or does business for another.
Usage example: the club president sent a deputy to the conference to vote on our behalf

Surrogate is a synonym for deputy in substitute topic. In some cases you can use "Surrogate" instead the word "Deputy" as a noun or an adjective, when it comes to topics like profession, representative, assistant, alternate. popular alternative
Nearby Words: deputed, deputize, deputise, deputation, deputizing
Synonyms for Deputy


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Surrogate noun – A person appointed to represent or act on behalf of others.
Deputy is a synonym for surrogate in profession topic. You can use "Deputy" instead the word "Surrogate" as a noun or an adjective, if it concerns topics such as agent, stand in, acting, pro tem. popular alternative
Nearby Word: surrogacy
Synonyms for Surrogate

How words are described

good good deputy good surrogate
female female deputy female surrogate
main main deputy main surrogate
temporary temporary deputy temporary surrogate
Other adjectives: local.
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