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stick up for

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1 to continue to declare to be true or proper despite opposition or objections
  • She is known for always sticking up for what is right.

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2 to promote the interests or cause of
  • He stuck up for his colleague during the debate.

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“Stick up for.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stick%20up%20for. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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