Definitions For Substitution


  • The act of putting one thing or person in the place of another:
  • An event in which one thing is substituted for another
  • The act of substituting or replacing one person or thing with another
  • Someone or something that is or can be substituted for another

Is Substitutions a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Substitution is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Substitution in a Sentence

  • The coach made three substitutions in the second half of the game.
  • I'd prefer rice with my steak instead of potatoes, but the menu says ā€œno substitutions.ā€
  • Substitution of applesauce for oil is one way of reducing the fat in recipes.

Synonyms for Substitution

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