Substitute - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Substitute.

ALTEREGO
BENCHWARMER
ERSATZ
EXCHANGE
FILLIN
PROXY
SCRUB
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ALTEREGO
BENCHWARMER
ERSATZ
  1. an artificial or inferior substitute or imitation
  2. artificial and inferior; "ersatz coffee"; "substitute coffee"
  3. Being an imitation or a substitute, usually an inferior one; artificial: ersatz coffee made mostly of chicory
EXCHANGE
  1. a mutual expression of views (especially an unpleasant one); "they had a bitter exchange"
  2. exchange or replace with another, usually of the same kind or category; "Could you convert my dollars into pounds?"; "He changed his name"; "convert centimeters into inches"; "convert holdings into shares"
  3. chemical process in which one atom or ion or group changes places with another
  4. exchange a penalty for a less severe one
  5. give to, and receive from, one another; "Would you change places with me?"; "We have been exchanging letters for a year"
  6. put in the place of another; switch seemingly equivalent items; "the con artist replaced the original with a fake Rembrandt"; "substitute regular milk with fat-free milk"; "synonyms can be interchanged without a changing the context's meaning"
  7. hand over one and receive another, approximately equivalent; "exchange prisoners"; "exchange employees between branches of the company"
  8. (chess) the c
FILLIN
PROXY
  1. a power of attorney document given by shareholders of a corporation authorizing a specific vote on their behalf at a corporate meeting
  2. a person authorized to act for another
SCRUB
  1. (of domestic animals) not selectively bred
  2. wash thoroughly; "surgeons must scrub prior to an operation"
  3. clean with hard rubbing; "She scrubbed his back"
  4. postpone indefinitely or annul something that was scheduled; "Call off the engagement"; "cancel the dinner party"; "we had to scrub our vacation plans"; "scratch that meeting--the chair is ill"
  5. the act of cleaning a surface by rubbing it with a brush and soap and water
  6. dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes
Clue Database Last Updated: 22/07/2018 9:00am

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