HyperDic: fill-in

English > 1 sense of the word fill-in:
NOUNperson fill-in, stand-in, substitute, relief, reliever, backup, backup mansomeone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)
English > fill-in: 1 sense > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult).
Example "we need extra employees for summer fill-ins"
Synonymsstand-in, substitute, relief, reliever, backup, backup man
Narrowerdouble, stunt man, stunt womanA stand-in for movie stars to perform dangerous stunts
locum tenens, locumsomeone (physician or clergyman) who substitutes temporarily for another member of the same profession
surrogate, alternate, replacementsomeone who takes the place of another person
Broaderpeer, equal, match, compeerA person who is of equal standing with another in a group
Spanishdoble, substituto, suplente, sustituto
Catalansubstitut, suplent
Verbsfill inbe a substitute

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