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subbing

See definition of subbing on Dictionary.com
  • as inreplace
  • as insubstitute
  • as inpinch hit

synonyms for subbing

  • change
  • follow
  • oust
  • recover
  • reinstate
  • restore
  • succeed
  • supplant
  • supply
  • take over
  • take over from
  • alter
  • compensate
  • displace
  • mend
  • patch
  • reconstitute
  • recoup
  • redeem
  • redress
  • reestablish
  • refund
  • regain
  • reimburse
  • repay
  • restitute
  • retrieve
  • ring
  • shift
  • sub
  • substitute
  • supersede
  • back up
  • fill in
  • front for
  • give back
  • outplace
  • pinch hit for
  • put back
  • ring in
  • stand in (for)
  • stand in lieu of
  • step into shoes of
  • swap places
  • take out

antonyms for subbing

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  • hold
  • keep
  • precede
  • break
  • damage
  • deprive
  • forfeit
  • lose
  • penalize
  • remain
  • take
  • worsen
  • leave alone
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    How to use subbing in a sentence

    He did go to Philadelphia presently and found work "subbing" on a daily paper,'The Inquirer.'
    MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
    Mr. Lemuel Wacker was "subbing" as extra for the superannuated old cripple whose sole duty was to wave a flag as trains went by.
    BART STIRLING'S ROAD TO SUCCESSALLEN CHAPMAN
    The young printer began to get some work at "subbing," though it was scant and irregular.
    STORIES OF ACHIEVEMENT, VOLUME IV (OF 6)VARIOUS
    "The psychologist who's subbing for Dr. von Heydenreich," the box told him patiently.
    DAY OF THE MORONHENRY BEAM PIPER
    The young engineer had gotten him a job “subbing” as a helper on a yards switch engine.
    RALPH ON THE OVERLAND EXPRESSALLEN CHAPMAN
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