Translation of "substitute" - English-Spanish dictionary

substitute

noun uk /ˈsʌb·stɪ·tjuːt/

someone or something that is used instead of another person or thing

sustituto, -a
Margarine can be used as a substitute for butter.
verb uk /ˈsʌbstɪtjuːt/

to use someone or something instead of another person or thing

sustituir
You can substitute pasta for the rice in this recipe.

(Translation of “substitute” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

substitute

verb /ˈsabstitjuːt/

to put in, or to take, the place of someone or something else

sustituir
I substituted your name for mine on the list.
substitution noun

the act of substituting, or process of being substituted.

sustitución

(Translation of “substitute” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)