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replacement

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of replacement

  1. a person or thing that takes the place of another <seeing that the starting quarterback was unable to play, the coach immediately called in his replacement> Synonyms backup, cover, designated hitter, fill-in, locum tenens, pinch hitter, relief, substitute, reserve, stand-in, subRelated Words alternate, understudy; apology, makeshift, stopgap; agent, assignee, attorney, commissary, delegate, deputy, envoy, factor, procurator, proxy, rep, representative, surrogate; assistant, reliever, second; successor, superseder





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