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understudy

US [ˈʌndərˌstʌdi]
UK [ˈʌndə(r)ˌstʌdi]
  • n.候补演员;替角
  • v.排练当候补演员;做替角
  • Web预备演员;替角儿;替身
Simple Present:understudies  Present Participle:understudying  Past Tense:understudied  
understudy
n.
1.
~ (to sb)
候补演员;替角an actor who learns the part of another actor in a play so that they can play that part if necessary
v.
1.
~ sb/sth
排练当候补演员;做替角to learn a part in a play as an understudy ; to act as an understudy to sb

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