stand or fall

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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.

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“Stand or fall.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stand%20or%20fall. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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