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subs

noun (1)
plural of sub

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(Entry 1 of 3)

a large sandwich on a long split roll
  • we shared a tuna sub at lunch

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subs

noun (2)
plural of sub

Synonyms of subs (Entry 2 of 3)

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

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subs

verb
present tense third-person singular of sub

Synonyms of subs (Entry 3 of 3)

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.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/subs. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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