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stick out for sth

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phrasal verb with stick uk   us   /stɪk/ verb (stuck, stuck)
to ​continue to ​demand or ​try to get something: The ​unions have said that they are going to ​stick out for a ten ​percentrise.
(Definition of stick out for sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stick out for sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 坚持要求, 坚决要得到…
in Chinese (Traditional) 堅持要求, 堅決要得到…
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