replacement

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
Wikipedia has articles on:

Wikipedia

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

replace +‎ -ment

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

replacement (plural replacements)

  1. A person or thing that takes the place of another; a substitute.
    • 2010 December 28, Kevin Darlin, “West Brom 1 - 3 Blackburn”, BBC:
      Rovers lost keeper Robinson to a calf problem at half-time and his replacement Mark Bunn, making his Premier League debut, was immediately called into action - pushing away a vicious Peter Odemwingie drive at the near post.
  2. The act of replacing something.

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Translations[edit]

The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables, removing any numbers. Numbers do not necessarily match those in definitions. See instructions at Help:How to check translations.