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  1. stand-in, substitute, relief, reliever, backup, backup man, fill-inverb

    someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)

    "the star had a stand-in for dangerous scenes"; "we need extra employees for summer fill-ins"

    Synonyms:
    backup man, rest period, second-stringer, respite, support, accompaniment, ease, backup, rest, succour, allayer, assuagement, relief pitcher, musical accompaniment, rilievo, easing, replacement, reserve, easement, reliever, relief, alleviation, fill-in, succor, comforter, substitute, relievo, moderation, computer backup, ministration, sculptural relief, embossment, championship, backing, patronage, fireman

  2. substitute, sub, stand in, fill inverb

    be a substitute

    "The young teacher had to substitute for the sick colleague"; "The skim milk substitutes for cream--we are on a strict diet"

    Synonyms:
    make out, fill in, sub, exchange, shade, fill out, step in, deputise, stand in, complete, replace, deputize, interchange, substitute

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How to use stand-in in a sentence?

  1. Read MoreACLU attorney Lee Gelernt:

    The U.S. government deliberately abused young children and yet the President Joe Biden administration has allowed politics to stand in the way of making The Biden administration right. That's shameful.

  2. Kai Koerber:

    I believe that the way we all get through this is by not letting it become who we are, in our case, tragedy will not stand in the way of triumph.

  3. Tim Darms:

    The infrastructure is gone, as well as drinking water, so, conditions are just going to be very ripe for widespread disease outbreak. And based on the technology that we have and our ability to respond and experience, we stand in a unique place between the population and that spread of the disease.

  4. Susan Rice:

    However, we do not recognize any reservations or addendums to that agreement, we will work with our international partners to sideline those who stand in the way of peace, drawing upon the full range of our multilateral and bilateral tools.

  5. Margaret Cho:

    I have learned to love that which is meant to harm me, so that I can stand in the way of those who are less strong. I can take the bullets for those who aren't able to.


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