Translation of "substitute" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /ˈsʌbstɪtjuːt/ us

B2 [ T ] to use someone or something instead of another person or thing

yerine koymak, yerine kullanmak
You can substitute pasta for the rice, if you prefer.
substitute for sb

to do someone's job because they are not there

vekâlet etmek, yerine geçmek, yerini almak
I'm substituting for her while she's on holiday.
substitution noun [ C, U ] uk /ˌsʌbstɪˈtjuːʃən/ us


(Translation of “substitute verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)