Advertisement - Continue reading below

Definition of "substitutes" []

  • Plural form of substitute. (noun)
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of substitute. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "substitutes" in a sentence
  • "There are 82 teachers who have been "excessed," meaning they have no permanent classroom position but are used sometimes as long-term substitutes or for other purposes."
  • "Meyer says the first fan cast has been largely selected, but because fans get kicked off each week by show host Zach Selwyn, they'll need substitutes from the online entrants."
  • "One could infer a reliance on substitutes from a refusal to purchase virtually any product — thereby affecting the market of the product in question."
Words like "substitutes"