Antonyms of adj vicarious

3 senses of vicarious

Sense 1
vicarious -- (experienced at secondhand; "read about mountain climbing and felt vicarious excitement")

INDIRECT (VIA secondary) -> primary -- (of first rank or importance or value; direct and immediate rather than secondary; "primary goals"; "a primary effect"; "primary sources"; "a primary interest")

Sense 2
vicarious -- (occurring in an abnormal part of the body instead of the usual site involved in that function; "vicarious menstruation")

INDIRECT (VIA abnormal) -> normal -- (conforming with or constituting a norm or standard or level or type or social norm; not abnormal; "serve wine at normal room temperature"; "normal diplomatic relations"; "normal working hours"; "normal word order"; "normal curiosity"; "the normal course of events")

Sense 3
vicarious -- (suffered or done by one person as a substitute for another; "vicarious atonement")

INDIRECT (VIA exchangeable) -> unexchangeable -- (not suitable to be exchanged)

Similarity of adj vicarious

3 senses of vicarious

Sense 1
vicarious -- (experienced at secondhand; "read about mountain climbing and felt vicarious excitement")
       => secondary (vs. primary) -- (being of second rank or importance or value; not direct or immediate; "the stone will be hauled to a secondary crusher"; "a secondary source"; "a secondary issue"; "secondary streams")

Sense 2
vicarious -- (occurring in an abnormal part of the body instead of the usual site involved in that function; "vicarious menstruation")
       => abnormal (vs. normal), unnatural -- (not normal; not typical or usual or regular or conforming to a norm; "abnormal powers of concentration"; "abnormal amounts of rain"; "abnormal circumstances"; "an abnormal interest in food")

Sense 3
vicarious -- (suffered or done by one person as a substitute for another; "vicarious atonement")
       => exchangeable (vs. unexchangeable) -- (suitable to be exchanged)

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