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sub

noun

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  1. a large sandwich on a long split roll we shared a tuna sub at lunch Synonyms Cuban sandwich, grinder, hero, hoagie (also hoagy), Italian sandwich, po'boy (also poor boy), sub, torpedo


sub

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of sub

  1. a person or thing that takes the place of another we had a sub in English today, so we didn't get our test results back Synonyms backup, cover, designated hitter, fill-in, locum tenens, pinch hitter, relief, replacement, 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


sub

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of sub

  1. to serve as a replacement usually for a time only the weekend anchor is subbing for the TV station's main anchor all this week Synonyms fill in, pinch-hit, stand in, step in, cover, substitute, take overRelated Words understudy; relieve, spell; double (as)


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