Substitute - Crossword Clue

Crossword Clue Last Updated: 13/01/2021

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Substitute.

8 letter answer(s) to substitute

ALTEREGO
EXCHANGE
  1. the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another: "he sent Smith in for Jones but the substitution came too late to help"
  2. reciprocal transfer of equivalent sums of money (especially the currencies of different countries); "he earns his living from the interchange of currency"
  3. change over, change around, as to a new order or sequence
  4. the act of giving something in return for something received; "deductible losses on sales or exchanges of property are allowable"
  5. 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"
  6. the act of changing one thing for another thing; "Adam was promised immortality in exchange for his disobedience"; "there was an interchange of prisoners"
  7. exchange a penalty for a less severe one
  8. (sports) an unbroken sequence of several successi

11 letter answer(s) to substitute

BENCHWARMER
  1. Substitute in football who rarely gets on the pitch
REPLACEMENT
  1. the act of furnishing an equivalent person or thing in the place of another; "replacing the star will not be easy"
  2. a person or thing that takes or can take the place of another
  3. an event in which one thing is substituted for another; "the replacement of lost blood by a transfusion of donor blood"
  4. a person who follows next in order; "he was President Lincoln's successor"
  5. someone who takes the place of another person
  6. filling again by supplying what has been used up

6 letter answer(s) to substitute

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
FILLIN

5 letter answer(s) to substitute

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

4 letter answer(s) to substitute

SWAP
  1. an equal exchange; "we had no money so we had to live by barter"
  2. move (a piece of a program) into memory, in computer science
  3. exchange or give (something) in exchange for

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Do a pre-op chore
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Get a role adapted for second personality
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Give and take
Give details
Gutted, Edgar was on the bench, perhaps an unknown substitute
Hands over change
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Heading off for gender reassignment and a short conversation
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