stood for

phrase

past tense of stand for
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as in represented
to serve as a material counterpart of He got a tattoo that stood for his love of fishing.

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“Stood for.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stood%20for. Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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