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stand out against sth/sb

verb uk phrasal verb with stand   /stænd/ (stood, stood) us  
to publicly oppose something or someone: More and more people are standing out against what is a very unpopular piece of legislation.
Translations of “stand out against sth/sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 公開反對…
in Chinese (Simplified) 公开反对…
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