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stand in

(US usually fill in)
phrasal verb with stand uk   us   /stænd/ verb (stood, stood)
C2 to do the job that another person was going to do or usually does, or to take that person's place at an event, because they cannot be there: Paula stood in for Jane, while Jane was on holiday.
Traducciones de “stand in”
en chino (tradicionál) 頂替,代替…
en ruso заменять кого-либо…
en turco yerini almak, yerine geçmek, görevini üstlenmek…
en chino (simplificado) 顶替,代替…
en polaco zastępować…
(Definition of stand in phrasal verb, verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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