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stand for something

(past tense and past participle stood)
phrasal verb with stand  us   /stænd/ verb (past tense and past participle stood  /stʊd/ )

to ​represent something: She ​explained that DIN stands for "do it now." UncleSam stands for the US.

stand for something

phrasal verb with stand  us   /stænd/ verb (past tense and past participle stood  /stʊd/ )

to ​support or ​acceptparticularprinciples or ​values: I’m not ​sure what the ​Republicancandidate stands for. Maybe you ​think his ​behavior is OK, but I won’t stand for it.
(Definition of stand for something from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “stand for something”
en árabe يُمَثِّل…
en coreano -를 의미하다…
en portugués querer dizer algo…
en catalán significar ac…
en japonés ~の略である, (省略形が)~を意味する…
en italiano rappresentare qualcosa, stare per qualcosa…
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“stand for something” in American English

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    a performer who entertains people by seeming to swallow flames

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    by Colin McIntosh,
    February 09, 2016
    New words are entering the language all the time. A few of these are completely new and original coinages, but the vast majority are based on the existing stock of words in some way, for example by using affixes (prefixes and suffixes). These can have the effect of changing the meaning of the

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    farecasting noun
    farecasting noun
    February 08, 2016
    predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

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