stand in

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stand in (plural stand ins)

  1. A substitute; a replacement.
    • Her stand in muffed a lot of lines.

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stand in (third-person singular simple present stands in, present participle standing in, simple past and past participle stood in)

  1. To substitute for; to replace; (theater) to serve as an understudy.

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