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Noun: subbing  sú-bing
  1. Working as a substitute for someone who is ill or on leave of absence
    - substituting
Verb: sub (subbed,subbing)  súb
  1. Be a substitute
    "The young teacher had to sub for the sick colleague";
    - substitute, stand in, fill in
  2. Put in the place of another; switch seemingly equivalent items
    - substitute, replace, interchange, exchange
  3. Act or speak as a replacement (for someone or something)
    - substitute, deputize, deputise [Brit], step in

Derived forms: subbings

Type of: alter, change, exchange, interchange, modify, replace, supercede [non-standard], supersede, supervene upon, supplant, work

Encyclopedia: Subbing