Meaning of “substitute teacher” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “substitute teacher” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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substitute teachernoun [ C ]

/ˈsʌb·stɪˌtut ˈti·tʃər/ short form sub, substitute, us /ˈsʌb·stɪˌtut/

a teacher who replaces another teacher who is absent from work:

We had a substitute in math yesterday.

(Definition of “substitute teacher” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)