Bedeutung von “stand for sth” — Learner’s Dictionary

stand for sth

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

B2 If a letter stands for a word, it is used to represent it:


B2 If a group of people stand for a set of ideas, they support those ideas:

not stand for sth

B2 If you will not stand for something, you will not accept a situation or someone's behaviour:

He can't speak to me like that - I won't stand for it!

(Definition von “stand for sth” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)