put (sth) back in the right place
take the place of; change (one person or thing) for another, often better, newer, etc.
"He replaced the old razor blade"
"We need to replace the secretary that left a month ago"
"the insurance will replace the lost income"
"This antique vase can never be replaced"
"Smith replaced Miller as CEO after Miller left"
"the computer has supplanted the slide rule"
"Mary replaced Susan as the team's captain and the highest-ranked player in the school"
"replace the book on the shelf after you have finished reading it"
"please put the clean dishes back in the cabinet when you have washed them"
"the con artist replaced the original with a fake Rembrandt"
"substitute regular milk with fat-free milk"
"synonyms can be interchanged without a changing the context's meaning"
'Your time is up,' said the operator...Rose replaced the receiver.
出自： M. Wesley
We have replaced human labour with machines.
They replaced trams by buses.
I think that the theatre will be replaced by the cinema.
Coal fires were replaced by gas.