stand out for

stand out for
ˌstand ˈout for [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they stand out for he/she/it stands out for present participle standing out for past tense stood out for past participle stood out for] british phrasal verb
to refuse to accept less than what you are asking for

We are standing out for a fair reward for our hard work.

Thesaurus: to not change, or to refuse to change your opinionsynonym
Main entry: stand

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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