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Synonyms for supersede
ˌsu pərˈsid

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. supplant, replace, supersede, supervene upon, supercede(verb)

    take the place or move into the position of

    "Smith replaced Miller as CEO after Miller left"; "the computer has supplanted the slide rule"; "Mary replaced Susan as the team's captain and the highest-ranked player in the school"

    Synonyms:
    supervene upon, replace, supercede, exchange, put back, supplant, interchange, substitute

Wiktionary

  1. supersede(verb)

    Synonyms:
    replace, supplant, usurp

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. supersede

    To subvert is to overthrow from or as from the very foundation; utterly destroy; bring to ruin. The word is now generally figurative, as of moral or political ruin. To supersede implies the putting of something that is wisely or unwisely preferred in the place of that which is removed; to subvert does not imply substitution. To supplant is more often personal, signifying to take the place of another, usually by underhanded means; one is superseded by authority, supplanted by a rival. Compare ABOLISH.

    Synonyms:
    destroy, extinguish, overthrow, overturn, ruin, subvert, supplant, suppress

    Antonyms:
    conserve, keep, perpetuate, preserve, sustain, uphold

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. supersede

    Synonyms:
    remove, displace, obviate, oust, recal, neutralize, overrule, suspend, supplant

    Antonyms:
    confirm, perpetuate, continue, introduce, supply

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. supersede(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    suspend, annul, overrule, set aside, make void

  2. supersede(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    displace, replace, supplant

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    replace, outweigh, supplant, override, substitute

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Translations for supersede

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  • reemplaçar, substituirCatalan, Valencian
  • ersetzen, verdrängen, aufheben, ablösenGerman
  • suplantar, substituir, sobreseído, sustituirSpanish
  • korvataFinnish
  • supplanterFrench
  • helyettesít, érvénytelenít, kiszorítHungarian
  • avløseNorwegian
  • zastąpić, odłożyć, zamienić, unieważnićPolish
  • substituir, sobrepor, suplantarPortuguese
  • смещать, замещать, вытеснятьRussian
  • ersätta, tränga undan, avlysa, avskaffaSwedish
  • ayağını kaydırmak, yürürlükten kaldırmak, yerine geçmek, ilgâ etmekTurkish
  • 取而代之Chinese

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