Thesaurus

subbing

verb
present participle of sub

Synonyms of subbing

to serve as a replacement usually for a time only
  • the weekend anchor is subbing for the station's main anchor all this week
  • she subbed for middle school teachers in the district as needed

Synonyms for subbing

Words Related to subbing

See the Dictionary Definition 

Learn More About subbing

Thesaurus Entries Near subbing

subbed

subbing

subcaste

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Subbing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/subbing. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on subbing

Nglish: Translation of subbing for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of subbing for Arabic Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Flower Edition

Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!