verb (used with object), re·placed, re·plac·ing.
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Ellison says that roughly two-thirds of revenue comes from things customers have no choice but to address, such as replacing a broken heater or appliance, or fixing a leak, so the bulk of the business is stable.How Lowe’s and Home Depot plan to keep growing even after the COVID home improvement boom|Phil Wahba|November 20, 2020|Fortune
The magic in the right arm of quarterback Kyler Murray was replaced by discomfort in his throwing shoulder.Kyler Murray runs out of miracles as Seahawks hang on to take over first place in NFC West|Mark Maske|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
After parting ways with coach Billy Donovan and replacing him with first-timer Mark Daigneault, Oklahoma City has also reportedly agreed to trade Dennis Schroder, one of the league’s leading sixth men, to the Los Angeles Lakers.NBA free agency tracker (plus trades): Warriors acquire Kelly Oubre; 76ers trade Al Horford to Thunder|Ben Golliver|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
The Blue Angels have replaced the Hornet, a jack-of-all-trades workhorse, with the newer and bigger Super Hornet.Blue Angels jet gets a new home at Smithsonian’s Air and Space Museum|By Michael E. Ruane|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
There she met Reid, the actress who replaced her on the show, for the first time.‘I lost everything’: Janet Hubert confronts Will Smith about their falling out in the ‘Fresh Prince’ reunion|Helena Andrews-Dyer|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
Riots broke out in 1994, after Iranian authorities replaced a Sunni mosque in Mashad with a development project.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The legal jungle must be bulldozed, and replaced by radically simpler framework of goals and principles.
The “smile through tears” had replaced the previous mindset that laughing was for the poor.
The prize will not be replaced if lost, mutilated, or stolen.
Why has Michael Bloomberg replaced his longtime lieutenant with the editor-in-chief of The Economist?
Aristide replaced the baby, and with a complicated arrangement of string fastened it securely to the seat.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
The girl smiled, and drew out a large key, and nodded, still smiling as she replaced it.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
It was destroyed in the fire, but has been replaced, and few could tell the present bust is not the original one.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
And, running rapidly into the room, he replaced the light on the table, so that they were full in view.
When the orange-and-red banner was actually replaced by the Stars and Stripes, many in the crowd shed tears.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman