stand aside Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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stand aside

phrasal verb with stand uk   us   /stænd/ verb (stood, stood)
to ​leave a ​job or ​position so that someone ​else can have it ​instead: It's ​time he ​stoodaside and ​let a more ​qualifiedperson do the ​job. to ​stepsideways to make a ​space for someone ​else: Stand ​aside, ​please, so the ​doctor can get through.
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