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substitute
'səbstɪ,tuːt
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Artificial and inferior.
  2. Serving or used in place of another.
  3. Capable of substituting in any of several positions on a team.
(名) As a noun
  1. A person or thing that takes or can take the place of another.
  2. Someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult).
  3. An athlete who plays only when a starter on the team is replaced.
(动) As a verb
  1. Put in the place of another; switch seemingly equivalent items.
  2. Be a substitute.
  3. Act as a substitute.
Hyphenationsub•sti•tute
Part of Speech(动) verb, (名) noun
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代理dàilǐto act on behalf of somebody in a responsible position; to act as an agent or proxy; surrogate
代理人dàilǐ rénagent
代用品dài yòngpǐnsubstitute product
代替物dàitì wùfungible
代替dàitìto replace; to take the place of
替代tìdàito substitute for; to replace; to supersede
取代qǔdàito replace; to supersede; to supplant; (chemistry) substitution
代替者dàitì zhěsubstitute
替代品tìdài pǐnsubstitute; alternative
递补dìbǔto substitute; to complement in the proper order; to fill vacancies progressively
dàito substitute; to act on behalf of others; to replace; generation; dynasty; age; period; (historical) era; (geological) eon
更递gēngdìto change; to substitute
替身tìshēnstand-in; substitute; body double; stuntman; scapegoat; fall guy; to stand in for somebody else
(same as ) to replace; to substitute; to decay; to decline, (a variant ) if, supposing, nevertheless
chōngto fill; to satisfy; to fulfill; to act in place of; substitute; sufficient; full
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