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stand in

verb

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to serve as a replacement usually for a time only
  • she will be standing in for the regular teacher for a week

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stand-in

noun

Synonyms of stand-in (Entry 2 of 2)

a person or thing that takes the place of another
  • hired him at the last minute as a stand-in for the person who quit

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The first known use of stand in was in 1904

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“Stand in.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stand%20in. Accessed 27 May. 2020.

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