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know where you stand

C2 to know what your opinion or situation is: I know where I stand on this issue - I'm against the war. When we've paid all our debts we'll know where we stand.
Translations of “know where you stand”
in Chinese (Traditional) 知道自己的立場, 清楚自己的情況…
in Chinese (Simplified) 知道自己的立场, 清楚自己的情况…
(Definition of know where you stand from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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