stand behind
index espouse, preserve, sanction, side, sponsor, subsidize

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • stand behind — [phrasal verb] stand behind (someone or something) : to support (someone or something) I ll stand behind you no matter what you decide to do. I ll stand behind your decision 100 percent. • • • Main Entry: ↑stand …   Useful english dictionary

  • stand behind — Synonyms and related words: assure, attest, back, back up, be sponsor for, bond, certify, champion, confirm, countersecure, endorse, ensure, get behind, get in behind, guarantee, guaranty, insure, run interference for, second, secure, side with,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • stand behind — (Roget s Thesaurus II) I verb To aid the cause of by approving or favoring: advocate, back, champion, endorse, get behind, plump for, recommend, side with, stand by, support, uphold. Idioms: align oneself with, go to bat for, take the part of.… …   English dictionary for students

  • stand behind — repair or replace, guarantee    Our company stands behind its products. We offer a guarantee …   English idioms

  • stand by — Synonyms and related words: abut, abut on, adjoin, advocate, around, aye, back, back up, be contiguous, be in contact, be prepared, be ready, border, border on, butt, champion, clasp, cling to, conjoin, connect, defend, flank, follow close upon,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • stand — Synonyms and related words: Anschauung, abide, abide by, abide with, accept, adhere to, advocate, affirm, affirmance, affirmation, afford, allegation, allow, allude to, ambo, anchor, angle, angle of vision, announcement, annunciation, answer,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • stand — v 1. rise, rise to one s feet, get up; remain upright, hold oneself erect, be vertical. 2. set upright, place on end, upend; set, position, place, put. 3.(usu. imperative) halt, stop, pause, come to a halt or standstill. 4. last, continue on,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • stand by — I (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To defend or help] Syn. befriend, second, abet; see defend 2 , 3 , help 1 , sustain 3 . 2. [To wait] Syn. be prepared, be ready, be near; see wait 1 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To aid the cause of by approving or… …   English dictionary for students

  • stand up for — Synonyms and related words: advocate, allege in support, answer, argue for, assert, assure, attest, back, be sponsor for, bond, certify, champion, confirm, contend for, counter, countersecure, defend, endorse, ensure, espouse, guarantee, guaranty …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Stand-up comedy — is a style of comedy where the performer speaks directly to the audience, with the absence of the theatrical fourth wall . A person who performs stand up comedy is known as a stand up comic, stand up comedian or more informally stand up. It is… …   Wikipedia

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