Translation of "sub" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

sub

noun [ C ] (CHANGE) 改变 uk us /sʌb/ UK and US

informal for substitute verb

用…代替,代之以
One of the players was injured during the match, so a sub was brought on. 比赛中一个队员受了伤,于是一个替补队员顶上了。

(Translation of “sub noun (CHANGE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)