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A person appointed to act as a substitute for, or as an assistant to, another, specif., a sheriff)
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  1. A person appointed to act as a substitute for, or as an assistant to, another, specif., a sheriff)
  2. A member of any of certain national legislatures or their lower houses, as in France, Italy, or Albania
  3. An assistant exercising full authority in the absence of his or her superior and equal authority in emergencies:
A member of a governmental body, usually legislative, chosen by popular vote.
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  1. A member of a governmental body, usually legislative, chosen by popular vote.
  2. A member of a legislative or governing body who represents a constituency.
  3. A member of a legislative assembly
One appointed or authorized to act for another, especially a person appointed to vote as one wishes at a meeting.
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  1. One appointed or authorized to act for another, especially a person appointed to vote as one wishes at a meeting.
  2. A document empowering a person to act for another, as in voting at a stockholders' meeting
  3. The agency or function of a deputy
An alternative.
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  1. An alternative.
  2. A person standing by to take the place of another if necessary; substitute
  3. Arranged regularly between other parts, as stamens between petals on a flower.
The act or process of replacing or of being replaced; substitution.
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  1. The act or process of replacing or of being replaced; substitution.
  2. (Geol.) The process of very gradual solution and simultaneous deposition by which one kind of mineral is substituted for another
  3. A replacing or being replaced
A person who serves as a substitute for a film or television actor or actress as while lights and cameras are being adjusted
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  1. A person who serves as a substitute for a film or television actor or actress as while lights and cameras are being adjusted
  2. A substitute.
  3. A person of similar size and shape to an actor that "stands-in" for the actor during the lengthy process of setting up a shot, who, unlike a double, does not appear in the film.
(Gram.) Any word or word group, as a pronoun, the verb to do, etc., used in place of another word or words (Ex.: did for shouted in “she shouted, and he did, too”)
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  1. (Gram.) Any word or word group, as a pronoun, the verb to do, etc., used in place of another word or words (Ex.: did for shouted in “she shouted, and he did, too”)
A temporary replacement for another
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  1. A temporary replacement for another
  2. One that serves as a substitute for another.
  3. A person or thing that fills a vacancy or gap, often temporarily
Alternative spelling of pinch hitter.
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  1. Alternative spelling of pinch hitter.
  2. (Cricket) An aggressive batsman brought on to score runs quickly, even at the risk of losing his wicket.
  3. (Colloquial) An individual who substitutes for another to perform one or more tasks.
  1. Subscription
  2. A prefix that means “underneath or lower” (as in subsoil ), “a subordinate or secondary part of something else” (as in subphylum. ), or “less than completely” (as in subtropical. )
  3. Substitute
To pay back or return; refund:
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  1. To pay back or return; refund:
  2. To take the place of or fill the role of:
  3. To provide a substitute for (something broken or unsatisfactory, for example):
To take the place of (a person), as in an office or position; succeed.
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  1. To take the place of (a person), as in an office or position; succeed.
  2. To remove or cause to be removed so as to make way for another; supplant
  3. To cause to be set aside or dropped from use as inferior or obsolete and replaced by something else
To usurp the place of, especially through intrigue or underhanded tactics:
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  1. To usurp the place of, especially through intrigue or underhanded tactics:
  2. To take the place of or substitute for (another):
  3. To remove or uproot in order to replace with something else
Find another word for surrogate. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for surrogate, like: deputy, representative, proxy, agent, delegate, substitute, alternate, replacement, stand-in, substitute and fill-in.