New English-Irish Dictionary
  • EN > GA
  • GA > EN

stand for

1 (v + prep) abbreviation or symbol TRANSITIVEseas do PhrV  c m ua symbol stands for sth seasann siombail do rud éigin 2 (v + prep) represent TRANSITIVEseas do PhrV  c m uthis metaphor stands for love seasann an meafar seo don ghrá 3 (v + prep) support TRANSITIVEseas ar sonhe always stood for peace sheas sé i gcónaí ar son na síochána 4 (v + prep) tolerate TRANSITIVEpeople won't stand for cheating ní chuirfidh daoine suas le caimiléireacht, ní ghlacfaidh daoine le caimiléireacht → see stand

Phrases and Examples in other entries