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SUBSTITUTE

'SUBSTITUTE' is a 10 letter word starting with S and ending with E

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for SUBSTITUTE

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word substitute will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

SUB

4 letter words

COPY - FAKE - FILL - MOCK - MUTE - SHAM - SIGN - SUPE - SWAP - VICE

5 letter words

AGENT - COVER - DUB IN - DUMMY - EQUAL - EXTRA - FALSE - GHOST - LOCUM - OTHER - PHONY - PINCH - PROXY - RELAY - SHIFT - SPARE - SUPER - TOKEN - TRADE - VICAR

6 letter words

BACKUP - CHANGE - DEPUTY - DOUBLE - ERSATZ - EXCUSE - FILL-IN - MAKE DO - REDEEM - REFUGE - RELIEF - RESORT - RING IN - RING-IN - RINGER - SECOND - SPARES - STRING - SUPPLY - SWITCH - SYMBOL - WALK ON - WALK-ON

7 letter words

ANALOGY - ANOTHER - COMMUTE - INSTEAD - PLEADER - RELIEVE - REPLACE - RESERVE - STAND IN - STAND-IN - STANDBY - STOPGAP - SUPPORT - UTILITY

8 letter words

ADVOCATE - ALTER EGO - ATTORNEY - CHAMPION - DELEGATE - DISPLACE - EXCHANGE - EXPONENT - FIGURANT - METAPHOR - METONYMY - RECOURSE - RESERVES - RESOURCE - SPURIOUS - SUPPLANT

9 letter words

ALTERNATE - BACKUP MAN - BIT PLAYER - CHANGE FOR - DOUBLE FOR - EXPEDIENT - FIGURANTE - GLORIFIED - IMITATION - MAKESHIFT - PARANYMPH - PERSONNEL - PUT UP WITH - REPRESENT - SECONDARY - SHIFT WITH - SIMULATED - SURROGATE - TEMPORARY - TENTATIVE - VICARIOUS

10 letter words

ADDITIONAL - ARTIFICIAL - CHANGELING - COMPARISON - EQUIVALENT - EXPEDIENCY - FIGUREHEAD - LIEUTENANT - MAKE DO WITH - MAKE WAY FOR - PROCURATOR - STAND IN FOR - SUBSTITUTE - SUPERSEDER - SUPPLANTER - SYNECDOCHE - UNDERSTUDY - UTILITY MAN - VICE-REGENT - VICEGERENT

11 letter words

ALTERNATIVE - COMPOUND FOR - COUNTERFEIT - FATHER IMAGE - GHOSTWRITER - GIVE PLACE TO - LOCUM TENENS - PINCH HITTER - PINCH-HIT FOR - PROVISIONAL - REPLACEMENT - SUBSTITUENT - SUCCEDANEUM - THIRD STRING

12 letter words

AMICUS CURIAE - FATHER FIGURE - MOTHER FIGURE - SECOND STRING - SPEAR-CARRIER - SUBSTITUTION - SUPPLEMENTAL - VICAR GENERAL

13 letter words

NEXT BEST THING - RELIEF PITCHER - SUBSTITUTE FOR - SUPERNUMERARY - SUPPLEMENTARY - UTILITY PLAYER - VICE-PRESIDENT

14 letter words

DERNIER RESSORT - REPRESENTATIVE - SUPPORTING CAST - TAKE IN EXCHANGE

15 letter words

MOTHER SURROGATE - OFFER IN EXCHANGE - SECOND IN COMMAND - SUPPORTING ACTOR

16 letter words

EXECUTIVE OFFICER - WALKING GENTLEMAN

Definition of substitute

  • put in the place of another; switch seemingly equivalent items; "the con artist replaced the original with a fake Rembrandt"; "substitute regular milk with fat-free milk"; "synonyms can be interchanged without a changing the context's meaning"
  • be a substitute; "The young teacher had to substitute for the sick colleague"; "The skim milk substitutes for cream--we are on a strict diet"
  • act as a substitute; "She stood in for the soprano who suffered from a cold"
  • a person or thing that takes or can take the place of another
  • an athlete who plays only when a starter on the team is replaced


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