Just as I'm finishing this post, they subbed out Greenland with: "Romney, Cameron Engage in Olympic Games Tiff."
On the show, she was the epitome of Marilyn Monroe hotness, but subbed loud belches for breathy coos—and then laughed about it.
So when I went ashore with a couple of dollars I'd subbed from the skipper, I didn't want much to upset me.
Course, we was only gettin' our ten per cent., and from some we'd subbed out not even that.
That day she was ill, Sue Mason subbed for her; and she probably would again.
Bustling off in search of Irma, Jerry accosted her with: Who subbed for me to-day at the nursery?
He subbed as ship's cook when things were slow in his specialty.
A substitute of any sort, esp an athlete who replaces another or an athlete not on the first team (1830+)
: Who'll sub for me when I go on leave? (1853+)
for forming adjectives Inferior to or imitative of what is indicated: sub–Woody Allen (1963+)