BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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substitute

How to sign: someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)
"the star had a stand-in for dangerous scenes"; "we need extra employees for summer fill-ins";

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Similiar / Same: stand-in, reliever, backup man, fill-in, backup, relief

Categories: peer, equal, match, compeer

Within this category: locum tenens, double, surrogate

substitute

How to sign: 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";

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Similiar / Same: replace

Categories: exchange, change, interchange

Within this category: shift, reduce, truncate, retool, subrogate

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