stick up

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To protect one's status

Don't let them push you around, stick up for yourself.

To put up by sticking

Stick up the postcard with a bit of tape.

To rob at gunpoint

I think they intend to stick up the bank.

defend against attack or criticism; "He stood up for his friend"; "She stuck up for the teacher who was accused of harassing the student"
rob at gunpoint or by means of some other threat
stick up for
To defend or protect

You really need to stick up for yourself against that bully.

stickup
A small diameter tree branch or limb that extends out of the water in flooded or submerged timber, as in a lake or river
stick up for
If you stick up for a person or a principle, you support or defend them forcefully. I can stick up for myself = stand up for
stick-up
a hold-up
stickup
robbery at gunpoint
stickup
A robbery at gunpoint
stickup
{i} armed robbery, heist, holdup (Informal)
stick up

    Türkische aussprache

    stîk ʌp

    Aussprache

    /ˈstək ˈəp/ /ˈstɪk ˈʌp/

    Etymologie

    [ 'stik ] (noun.) before 12th century. Middle English stik, from Old English sticca; akin to Old Norse stik stick, Old English stician to stick.

    Gemeinsame Collocations

    stick up for

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