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stand in for

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  • as inrelieve
  • as inspell
  • as insubstitute
  • as inpinch hit
  • as inpinch-hit
  • as incover
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Synonyms for stand in for

verb help; give assistance
  • assist
  • aid
  • spell
  • succor
  • support
  • sustain
  • bring aid
  • give a break
  • give a hand
  • give a rest
  • stand in for
  • substitute for
  • take over from
  • take the place of

Antonyms for stand in for

  • accuse
  • blame
  • burden
  • condemn
  • discourage
  • harm
  • hurt
  • injure
  • pain
  • trouble
  • upset
  • worry
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to stand in for

cover

verb. fill in for, compensate
  • balance
  • counterbalance
  • double for
  • insure
  • make good
  • make up for
  • offset
  • relieve
  • stand in for
  • substitute
  • take over
  • take the rap for

pinch-hit

verb. substitute
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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