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www.collinsdictionary.com/dictionary/english-thesaurus/stand-for-something

Synonyms of stand for something: represent, mean, signify, denote, indicate | Collins ... If you advocate a particular action or plan, you recommend it publicly.

quoteinvestigator.com/2014/02/18/stand-fall

Feb 18, 2014 ... (3) When you stand for nothing, you fall for everything. ... Quote Investigator: An interesting precursor for the saying appeared in a Methodist ... was probably based on a mistaken understanding of a relatively modern citation.

www.thesaurus.com/browse/stand%20for

Synonyms for stand for at Thesaurus.com with free online thesaurus, antonyms, and ... see definition of stand for ... The Creepiest Phrases You'll Ever Hear.

wonderopolis.org/wonder/what-does-it-mean-to-stand-for-something

Civil rights icon Rosa Parks challenged citizens by saying, “If I can sit down for justice, you can stand up for children." WONDER what she meant? In 1955, Rosa  ...

www.amazon.com/Have-Stand-Something-Youll-Anything/dp/0553762133

You Have To Stand For Something, Or You'll FALL For Anything [Star Jones] on ... a media ruckus during the William Kennedy Smith rape trial by saying that any  ...

news.ycombinator.com/item?id=583555

Apr 28, 2009 ... Do you mean you-singular, or are you addressing everybody in the .... что она украла у меня деньги" -- the same 7 meanings depending on stress. .... That something, no matter which word you stress, is the acting of saying ...

inktank.fi/10-english-words-mean-something-else-languages

Jul 24, 2014 ... We all know the English meaning of the word fart, but did you know that fart ... either an acronym or initialism depending on how you would pronounce it, ... words do mean old and woman, one would need to say seanbhean in ...

www.bbc.com/capital/story/20170222-this-is-what-you-really-mean-when-you-say-im-busy

Feb 22, 2017 ... But your boss and colleagues hear something much different. ... This is what you really mean when you say 'I'm busy' ... how busy you seem, not how productive you really are, explains Ed Baldwin, a Denver, Colorado-based ...

www.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2014/02/what-we-mean-when-we-say-hello/283860

Feb 16, 2014 ... ... think people actually mean when they say something like “Where do you live? ... You say that the geography of where you live in town tells so much about .... and "Boy, those Broncos, they sure [fill in the blank based on how ...

www.gcflearnfree.org/grammar/abbreviations-and-acronyms/1

An acronym is a stand-in for a string of words, usually an organization name, slogan, ... Thankfully, you don't have to know whether something is an abbreviation, ... Most abbreviations are pronounced the same as the word they're based on, like hr, min, ... You wouldn't pronounce it built or belt either; you would say B-L-T.