subs 1 of 3

plural of sub
as in submarines
a large sandwich on a long split roll we shared a tuna sub at lunch

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2 of 3

noun (2)

plural of sub


3 of 3


present tense third-person singular of sub
as in spells
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

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“Subs.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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