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  Words related to replacement

Related / Similar Words: replacing, substitute, substitution, permutation, transposition, switch, successor, surrogate, alternate, refilling, replenishment, renewal

 

Definition:
  • the act of furnishing an equivalent person or thing in the place of another; "replacing the star will not be easy";
  • a person or thing that takes or can take the place of another;
  • an event in which one thing is substituted for another; "the replacement of lost blood by a transfusion of donor blood";
  • a person who follows next in order; "he was President Lincoln''s successor";
  • someone who takes the place of another person;
  • filling again by supplying what has been used up;

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    Hyponyms: novation, pitching change, supersedure, supersession, supplanting, displacement, ersatz, successor, succedaneum

     

    Derivational Morphology: supplant, replace, supersede, supervene upon, substitute, sub, stand in, fill in, trade, swap, swop, switch, switch over, exchange, interchange, tack, alternate, flip, flip-flop, succeed, come after, follow, understudy, replenish, refill, fill again

     

     
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