subbie

I.
/ˈsʌbi/ (say 'subee) Colloquial

noun
1. a subcontractor.
verb (subbied, subbying)
verb (i)
2. to work as a subcontractor.
verb (t)
3. to subcontract (a person or thing).
phrase
4. subbie in, to employ (a subcontractor) to do a task.
5. subbie out, to allocate (a task) to a subcontractor.
Also, subby. {sub- + -ie}
II.
/ˈsʌbi/ (say 'subee)

noun Colloquial
a subeditor.
Also, subby. {sub- + -ie}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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