Part of speech:
To take the place of
To restrain oneself; hold oneself back:
To usurp the place of, especially through intrigue or underhanded tactics:
To constitute again or anew; reconstruct, reorganize, or recompose; specif., to restore (a dehydrated or condensed substance) to its full liquid form by adding water
One that replaces, especially a person assigned to a vacant military position.
To change or make different; modify:
To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
To give and receive reciprocally; interchange:
take the place or move into the position of
To give back, especially money; return or repay:
To take the place of; supplant:
To cause to be set aside or dropped from use as inferior or obsolete and replaced by something else
To give or make some return or recompense to (a person), as for some service
To repair (something broken, torn, or worn); restore to good condition; make whole; fix
A temporary, removable electronic connection, as one between two components in a communications system.
To eject from a position or place; force out:
To cause the loss of
To cause damage to; impair:
To arrange again
To put back in good condition after damage, decay, etc.; mend; fix
To put or use (a person or thing) in place of another:
A person who serves as a substitute for a film or television actor or actress as while lights and cameras are being adjusted
(Psychiatry) A substitute figure, esp. a person of some authority, who replaces a father or mother in one's feelings
To transfer from (one conveyance) to another:
To relieve is to lessen physical or mental pain or to lessen someone's stress or burden.
Succeed is defined as to accomplish a goal or to come next.
To stop bothering.
(Intransitive, idiomatic) To contribute money, goods, or, especially, services for charitable purposes, as if in return for one's own success.
To set right; rectify or remedy, often by making compensation for (a wrong, grievance, etc.)
To occur or be evident as a consequence; result:
To appoint or serve as a deputy.
- Supplant suggests a displacing that involves force, fraud, or innovation the prince had been supplanted by an impostor
- Supersede implies a replacing with something superior, more up-to-date, etc. the steamship superseded the sailing ship
- Displace suggests the ousting or dislodgment of a person or thing by another that replaces it he had been displaced in her affections by another man
- Replace implies a taking, or putting in, the place of someone or something that is now lost, gone, destroyed, worn out, etc. to replace defective tubes
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