— phrasal verb with stand uk /stænd/ us /stænd/ verb stood, stood
- Stand back while I light the fire.
- Stand well back from the fireworks.
- Stand back, please, I need a little more space.
- I stood back and made sure the kids didn't go any closer.
- Could you stand back, please, and let the ambulance staff through?
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