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sticks up for

phrase , present tense third-person singular of 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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