What does replacement mean?

Definitions for replacement
rɪˈpleɪs məntre·place·ment

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word replacement.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. replacement, replacing(noun)

    the act of furnishing an equivalent person or thing in the place of another

    "replacing the star will not be easy"

  2. surrogate, alternate, replacement(noun)

    someone who takes the place of another person

  3. substitution, permutation, transposition, replacement, switch(noun)

    an event in which one thing is substituted for another

    "the replacement of lost blood by a transfusion of donor blood"

  4. substitute, replacement(noun)

    a person or thing that takes or can take the place of another

  5. refilling, replenishment, replacement, renewal(noun)

    filling again by supplying what has been used up

  6. successor, replacement(noun)

    a person who follows next in order

    "he was President Lincoln's successor"

Wiktionary

  1. replacement(Noun)

    A person or thing that takes the place of another; a substitute.

  2. replacement(Noun)

    The act of replacing something.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Replacement(noun)

    the act of replacing

  2. Replacement(noun)

    the removal of an edge or an angle by one or more planes

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'replacement' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3648

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'replacement' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4625

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'replacement' in Nouns Frequency: #1410

How to pronounce replacement ?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say replacement in sign language?

  1. replacement

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of replacement in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of replacement in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of replacement in a Sentence

  1. Chief Executive Officer Jeff Fettig:

    We're bumping up against replacement demand.

  2. Helima Croft:

    A Permian barrel is not a replacement for a Venezuelan barrel.

  3. Lucas Watterson:

    Flakka largely emerged as a replacement to MDVP [in 'bath salts'].

  4. Ann Landers:

    The best way to find something you have lost is to buy a replacement.

  5. Jeremy Nicholson:

    Obese people need hip and knee replacement much earlier in their lives.

Images & Illustrations of replacement

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