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Meaning of word substitute from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

substitute   noun

Meaning : A person or thing that takes or can take the place of another.

Synonyms : replacement

किसी के अधीन रहकर अथवा यों ही किसी के स्थान पर उसकी ओर से काम करनेवाला।

राम छुट्टी पर जाने से पहले अपना प्रतिपुरुष नियुक्त कर दिया है।

Meaning : An athlete who plays only when a starter on the team is replaced.

Synonyms : reserve, second-stringer

वह खिलाड़ी जो तब खेलता है जब कोई खेलता हुआ खिलाड़ी किसी कारणवश ( जैसे कि चोट,मोच आदि) खेल से बाहर हो जाता है।

हमारे दल में दो पिट्ठू हैं।
अतिरिक्त खिलाड़ी, पिट्ठू

Meaning : Someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult).

Example : The star had a stand-in for dangerous scenes.
We need extra employees for summer fill-ins.

Synonyms : backup, backup man, fill-in, relief, reliever, stand-in

substitute   verb

Meaning : Put in the place of another. Switch seemingly equivalent items.

Example : The con artist replaced the original with a fake Rembrandt.
Substitute regular milk for fat-free milk.
Synonyms can be interchanged without a changing the context's meaning.

Synonyms : exchange, interchange, replace

Meaning : Be a substitute.

Example : The young teacher had to substitute for the sick colleague.
The skim milk substitutes for cream--we are on a strict diet.

Synonyms : fill in, stand in, sub

Meaning : Act as a substitute.

Example : She stood in for the soprano who suffered from a cold.

Synonyms : deputise, deputize, step in

substitute   adjective

Meaning : Capable of substituting in any of several positions on a team.

Example : A utility infielder.

Synonyms : utility

Meaning : Serving or used in place of another.

Example : An alternative plan.

Synonyms : alternate, alternative

Meaning : Artificial and inferior.

Example : Ersatz coffee.
Substitute coffee.

Synonyms : ersatz


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