Synonyms for Supplanting:


substitute (adjective)
substitute, Switched, alternative, Displaced, exchanged, Superseding, traded, replacement, subrogated, Swapped.


dislocation (noun)
supplanting (noun)


substituting (verb)
Superseding, Displacing, representing, Swapping, filling in, Exchanging, replacing, alternating, Seconding, trading, Imitating, standing in, subrogating, changing, commuting, switching, substituting.

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Usage examples for supplanting

  1. These European cottons are supplanting those of Soudan, which furnish work for thousands in Central Africa. – Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846 by James Richardson
  2. Eventually it became the most important architectural feature of the hall, for the most part supplanting the balcony, which was in a measure replaced by the broad landings of broken, winding and wing flights. – The Colonial Architecture of Philadelphia by Frank Cousins Phil M. Riley
  3. Or is he so sure of his standing that he fears no supplanting – Helmet of Navarre by Bertha Runkle