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The meaning of Ersatz

ˈeə.zæts

Ersatz – definition

adjective

(of a product) made or used as a substitute, typically an inferior one, for something else.

Usage examples:

Ersatz coffee
adjective

Used instead of something else, usually because the other thing is too expensive or rare

Usage examples:

I'm allowed to eat ersatz chocolate made from carob beans, but it's a poor substitute for the real …

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仿造

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Ersatz, Surrogaat

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कृत्रिम वस्तु

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Surrogato

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대용품, 대용의

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Эрзац, Суррогатный, Суррогат, Заменитель

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Sucedáneo, Sustituto

Word origin

late 19th century: from German, literally ‘replacement’.

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