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Significado de “stand up” - Diccionario Inglés

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stand up

phrasal verb with stand uk   /stænd/ us   /stænd/ verb stood, stood

stand-upadjective

uk   /ˈstænd.ʌp/ us   /ˈstænd.ʌp/
  • stand-up adjective (COMEDY)

  • stand-up adjective (PERSON)

US informal loyal; that you can rely on to defend you: He was friendly, passionate, and a stand-up kind of guy.

stand-upnoun

uk   /ˈstænd.ʌp/ us   /ˈstænd.ʌp/
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Significado de "stand up" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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stand up

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

to prove to be true when closely examined: The evidence is weak and will not stand up in court. Good research will stand up under any criticism.
To stand up also means to continue to be strong even after receiving severe treatment: This fabric will stand up well even if it gets lots of wear.

stand-upadjective [not gradable]

us   /ˈstændˌʌp/
related to a type of performance in which someone stands in front of a group of people and tells jokes: stand-up comedy
standup
noun [U] us   /ˈstæn·dʌp/
She doesn’t do a lot of standup anymore.
(Definition of stand up from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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