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stick up

verb

Definition of stick up

  • intransitive verb
    1. :  to stand upright or on end :  protrude

    2. transitive verb
    3. :  to rob at gunpoint

    stick up for
    1. :  to speak or act in defense of :  support



    15th Century

    First Known Use of stick up

    15th century


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