One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘BBC stands for British Broadcasting Corporation’
mean, be an abbreviation of, represent, signify, denote, indicate, correspond to, be equivalent to, symbolize
2‘I won't stand for any nonsense’
put up with, endure, tolerate, allow, accept, take, abide, suffer, support, brook, countenance
stick, swallow, stomach, hack, wear
3‘we stand for animal welfare’
advocate, champion, uphold, defend, stand up for, support, be in favour of, promote, recommend, urge, back, endorse, sponsor, espouse, push for, work for, campaign for
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