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1. substitution

noun. ['ˌsəbstɪˈtuːʃən'] an event in which one thing is substituted for another.

Synonyms

  • switch
  • transposition
  • fluctuation
  • variation
  • replacement

Antonyms

  • dissimilate
  • increase
  • demilitarize
  • dehydrogenate

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Rhymes with Substitution

  • redistribution
  • electrocution
  • counterrevolution
  • distribution
  • contribution
  • retribution
  • prostitution
  • prosecution
  • constitution
  • restitution
  • persecution
  • lilliputian
  • institution
  • execution
  • attribution
  • revolution
  • resolution
  • elocution
  • dissolution
  • diminution
  • devolution
  • confucian
  • andalusian
  • absolution
  • evolution
  • solution
  • pollution
  • dilution
  • aleutian
  • shooshan

Sentences with substitution


1. Noun, singular or mass
Use whole wheat flour instead of all-purpose flour for a healthier substitution.

2. substitution

noun. ['ˌsəbstɪˈtuːʃən'] the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another: "he sent Smith in for Jones but the substitution came too late to help".

Synonyms

  • subrogation
  • weaning
  • commutation
  • change
  • ablactation
  • replacing
  • replacement

Antonyms

  • deconcentrate
  • destabilize
  • enable
  • loosen
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