Definition of Substitution:

  1. Replacement item offered as an alternative to, and represented as being equivalent to, an originally specified item.

  2. The action of replacing someone or something with another person or thing.

Synonyms of Substitution

Agent, Alienation, Alternate, Alternative, Amends, Analogy, Atonement, Autism, Autistic thinking, Avoidance mechanism, Backup, Balancing, Blame-shifting, Change, Changeling, Changing, Commutation, Comparison, Compensation, Copy, Counteraction, Counterbalancing, Counterfeit, Decompensation, Defense mechanism, Deputy, Dereism, Dereistic thinking, Displacement, Dissociation, Double, Dummy, Emotional insulation, Equal, Equivalent, Ersatz, Escape, Escape into fantasy, Escape mechanism, Escapism, Exchange, Expiation, Fake, Fantasizing, Fantasy, Fill-in, Flight, Ghost, Ghostwriter, Imitation, Indemnification, Indemnity, Interchange, Interchanging, Isolation, Lex talionis, Locum tenens, Makeshift, Metaphor, Metonymy, Negativism, Next best thing, Offsetting, Overcompensation, Personnel, Phony, Pinch hitter, Projection, Proxy, Psychotaxis, Rationalization, Recompense, Rectification, Redress, Relief, Reparation, Repayment, Replacement, Replacing, Representative, Reserves, Resistance, Restitution, Retaliation, Revenge, Ringer, Satisfaction, Second string, Secondary, Sign, Sociological adjustive reactions, Spares, Stand-in, Sub, Sublimation, Substituent, Substitute, Succedaneum, Superseder, Supplanter, Supplanting, Surrogate, Swap, Swapping, Switch, Switching, Symbol, Synecdoche, Third string, Token, Understudy, Utility player, Vicar, Vice-president, Vice-regent, Wish-fulfillment fantasy, Wishful thinking, Withdrawal, Exchange, Change, Interchange

How to use Substitution in a sentence?

  1. A tactical substitution.

Meaning of Substitution & Substitution Definition