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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To return to a proper or former place. Also: To take the place of something or someone.

Usage examples (32)
  • That's the secret to life . . . replace one worry with another.
  • replace the book on the shelf after you have finished reading it
  • Can winning once again replace losing as a Tiger tradition?
  • Another haunt that I will miss and will find hard to replace is Carlsbad Tavern. for more
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