stand or fall
Definition of stand or fall
—used to say that the future or success of someone or something depends on another person or thing We (will) stand or fall by their decision. Our company will stand or fall on our ability to make better products than our competitors.
Word by Word Definitions
: to support oneself on the feet in an erect position
: to be a specified height when fully erect
: to rise to an erect position
: a halt for defense or resistance
: an often defensive effort of some duration or degree of success
: a stop made to give a performance
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