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Synonyms for supersede
ˌsu pərˈsidsu·per·sede

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Wiktionary

  1. supersedeverb

    Take the place of.

    No one could supersede his sister.

    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 To supplant is more often personal, signifying to take the place of another, usually by underhanded means; one is superseded by authority, supplanted by a rival.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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. supplant, replace, supersede, supervene upon, supercedeverb

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. supersedeverb

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

  2. supersedeverb

    Synonyms:
    displace, replace, supplant

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. supersedeverb

    Synonyms:
    replace, displace, supplant

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "supersede":

    replace, outweigh, supplant, override, substitute

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How to use supersede in a sentence?

  1. John C. Calhoun:

    To maintain the ascendancy of the Constitution over the lawmaking majority is the great and essential point on which the success of the [American] system must depend; unless that ascendancy can be preserved, the necessary consequence must be that the laws will supersede the Constitution; and, finally, the will of the Executive, by influence of its patronage, will supersede the laws ...

  2. Republican Governor Phil Bryant:

    I don't believe the Mississippi Legislature will act to supersede the will of the people on this issue.

  3. James Trusty:

    The presidential records act does supersede traditional classification concerns.

  4. Grant Wolf:

    YAF will continue to work to ensure that the new policy, which will supersede the previous policy language regarding coercion and harassment, reflects the terms of the agreement reached and effectively protects the freedom of expression.

  5. Link Starbureiy:

    Emotions supersede parables.


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