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subrogated

subrogated is a past tense form of subrogate

subrogate

Definition:

to substitute one creditor for another, as in the case where an insurance company sues the person who caused an accident for the insured

Class:

possession verb (buying, selling, owning, etc.)

Related to:

subrogation

Past tense:

subrogated

Present participle:

subrogating

3rd-person singular present:

subrogates

Type of:

substitute » change

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Etymology:

Middle English *subrogaten, from Latin subrogāre, subrogāt-: sub-, instead of;...
(Source: American Heritage Dictionary)  [more]

Definition references

Wikipedia:

Subrogation

the legal doctrine whereby one person takes over the rights or remedies of another against a third party. Rights of subrogation can arise two different ways: either automatically as a matter of law, or by agreement as part of a contract. Subrogation by... (43 of 1940 words)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Subrogation

Collins Dictionary:

subrogate [transitive, law]

to put (one person or thing) in the place of another in respect of a right or claim (18 of 199 words, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/subrogate

Merriam-Webster:

subrogate | subrogated [past tense] | subrogating [present participle]

to put in the place of another ; especially, to substitute (as a second creditor) for another with regard to a legal right or claim (25 of 51 words, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/subrogate

American Heritage Dictionary:

subrogate | subrogated [past tense] | subrogating [present participle] | subrogates [3rd-person singular present]

To substitute (one person) for another. (6 of 35 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/subrogate

Random House Dictionary:

subrogate | subrogated [past tense] | subrogating [present participle]

to put into the place of another; substitute for another. | [civil law] to substitute (one person) for another with reference to a claim or right. (25 of 33 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/subrogate

New World Dictionary:

subrogate | subrogated [past tense] | subrogating [present participle]

to substitute (one person) for another (6 of 19 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/subrogate

Wiktionary:

subrogate [law] | subrogated [past tense] | subrogating [present participle] | subrogates [3rd-person singular present] | substitute [synonym] | surrogate [synonym]

To replace one person with another. (6 of 8 words)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/subrogate

Columbia Encyclopedia:

exchange | barter

mutual transfer of goods, money, services, or their equivalents; also the marketplace where such transfer occurs, such as a stock exchange or a ... (23 of 261 words)

www​.infoplease​.com​/ce​6​/bus​/A​0818008​.html

Macmillan British Dictionary:

replace [transitive] | replaced [past tense] | replacing [present participle] | replaces [3rd-person singular present] | replaceable [adjective, related]

to get rid of someone or something, and to put a new person or thing in ... | to do someone's job after they leave it ; to be used for doing the same ... (33 of 147 words, 3 definitions, 6 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/replace

Oxford Dictionary:

replace | replacer [derived]

take the place of | provide a substitute for (something that is broken, old, or inoperative) | fill the role of (someone or something) with a ... (24 of 102 words, 4 definitions, 4 usage examples, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/replace

Cambridge Dictionary:

replace [entry 1] | replaceable [adjective, derived]

to take the place of something, or to put something or someone in the place of something or someone else | If you replace something broken, damaged or ... (27 of 80 words, 2 definitions, 4 usage examples, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/replace 1

replace [entry 2]

to put something back where it was before (8 of 25 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/replace 2

Encarta Dictionary:

subrogate | subrogated [past tense] | subrogating [present participle] | subrogates [3rd-person singular present]

to substitute one person for another, especially in transferring a right or claim (13 of 57 words, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861716540​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology references

American Heritage Dictionary:

subrogate | subrogated [past tense] | subrogating [present participle] | subrogates [3rd-person singular present]

Origin: Middle English *subrogaten, from Latin subrogāre, subrogāt-: sub-, instead of; see "sub-" + rogāre, to ask; see reg- in Indo-European roots.

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/subrogate

Collins Dictionary:

subrogate [transitive, law]

First use: 16th century

Origin: from Latin subrogāre, from sub- in place of + rogāre to ask

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/subrogate

Wiktionary:

subrogate [law] | subrogated [past tense] | subrogating [present participle] | subrogates [3rd-person singular present]

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

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/subrogate

Merriam-Webster:

subrogate | subrogated [past tense] | subrogating [present participle]

First use: 15th century

Origin: Middle English, from Latin subrogatus, past participle of subrogare, surrogare

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/subrogate

New World Dictionary:

subrogate | subrogated [past tense] | subrogating [present participle]

Origin: Latin subrogatus, surrogatus: see "surrogate"

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/subrogate

Encarta Dictionary:

subrogate | subrogated [past tense] | subrogating [present participle] | subrogates [3rd-person singular present]

First use: 15th century

Origin: Latin subrogat-, past participle of subrogare "ask for in place of" from rogare "ask, beg"

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861716540​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio references

Collins Dictionary:

subrogate [transitive, law]

Audio: British English pronunciation of "subrogate"

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/subrogate

the Free Dictionary:

subrogate

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "subrogate"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "subrogate"

Audio 3: North American English pronunciation of "subrogate" by speech synthesizer

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/subrogate

Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

subrogate

Audio: North American pronunciation of "subrogate"

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/audio​.php file=subrog​01 word=subrogate

YourDictionary Audio:

subrogate

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "subrogate" by speech synthesizer

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/subrogate

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