Thesaurus

supplants

verb
present tense third-person singular of supplant

Synonyms of supplants

to take the place of
  • old traditions that were fading away and being supplanted by modern ways

Synonyms for supplants

Words Related to supplants

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about supplants

Cite this Entry

“Supplants.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/supplants. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

More from Merriam-Webster on supplants

Nglish: Translation of supplants for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of supplants for Arabic Speakers

Comments on supplants

What made you want to look up supplants? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Words of Snow and Ice Quiz

  • image1037863653
  • Which of the following refers to thin, bending ice, or to the act of running over such ice?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Typeshift

Anagram puzzles meet word search.

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!