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stand back

phrasal verb with stand uk   us   /stænd/ verb (stood, stood)
B2 to ​move a ​shortdistance away from something or someone: Please ​stand back - then all of you will be ​able to ​see what I'm doing.

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(Definition of stand back from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stand back”
in Chinese (Simplified) 退后,往后站…
in Turkish geri çekilmek, geride durmak…
in Russian отходить (в сторону)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 退後,往後站…
in Polish odsuwać się…
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