Die Übersetzung von "stand for something" - Englisch-Italienisch-Wörterbuch

stand for something

phrasal verb with stand uk /stænd/ us /stænd/ verb present participle standing, past tense and past participle stood

If a letter stands for a word, it is used to mean it.

rappresentare qualcosa, stare per qualcosa
UFO stands for ‘unidentified flying object’. La scritta UFO sta per “unidentified flying object”.

(Die Übersetzung von "stand for something" von Cambridge Englisch-Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)