Definition of substituting in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFsubstituteSGsubstitutesPT, PPsubstitutedPREsub-SUF-ing
    1. present participle of substitute.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Lampard was replaced by Kalou but the substitute immediately gave the ball to Jonas, whose 25-yard curler was tipped wide by Cech.
        • Jones has been a substitute before, but made his first start for the team last Sunday.
        • The substitute soon got wise to their particular tricks.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Substitute Niko Kranjcar's injury-time thunderbolt gave Tottenham a dramatic win over Bolton.
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      Meaning of substituting for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "substituting" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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