Definitions for vicegerentvaɪsˈdʒɪər ənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. vicegerent(noun)

    someone appointed by a ruler as an administrative deputy

Wiktionary

  1. vicegerent(Noun)

    The official administrative deputy of a ruler or head of state; viceregent.

  2. Origin: From vicegerens.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vicegerent(adj)

    having or exercising delegated power; acting by substitution, or in the place of another

  2. Vicegerent(adj)

    having or exercising delegated power; acting by substitution, or in the place of another

  3. Vicegerent(noun)

    an officer who is deputed by a superior, or by proper authority, to exercise the powers of another; a lieutenant; a vicar

  4. Origin: [Vice, a. + gerent: cf. F. vice-grant.]

Freebase

  1. Vicegerent

    Vicegerent is the official administrative deputy of a ruler or head of state: vice + gerere.

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