French translation of 'surrogate'
- (= replacement) [parent, father, family]
⇒ Uncle Paul has become a surrogate father to me.
L'Oncle Paul est devenu un père de substitution pour moi.
- (British, = substitute)
- (also surrogate mother) (giving birth for another couple)
mère f porteuse
Example Sentences Including 'surrogate'
I don't have...' She checked herself, the image of her real mother had crowded out her surrogate parents.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
She could feel it pulling her down, slowing her down, aching her already sore body or surrogate of one.A Time of War
She was nudged by an ugly, narrow resentment that the tears were part of the black man's reproving, surrogate parenthood.The Last Raven
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Translation of surrogate from the Collins English to French Dictionary