Complete Definition of "subrogate"

English

Etymology

From the Latin subrogare from sub, under + rogare, to ask. A variant of surrogate.

Transitive verb
subrogate

  1. Usually in a legal sense, to replace one person with another.

Derived terms

Subrogation (n), the act of subrogating.

Synonyms

substitute, surrogate

io:subrogate
pl:subrogate
ru:subrogate
vi:subrogate

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