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English definition of “stick by sth/sb”

stick by sth/sb

verb uk phrasal verb with stick   /stɪk/ (stuck, stuck) us  
C1 to continue to support something or someone, especially in a difficult situation: We must stick by our decision.Backing, supporting and defendingDefending and protecting
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