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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hold up, stick upverb

    rob at gunpoint or by means of some other threat

  2. stand up, stick upverb

    defend against attack or criticism

    "He stood up for his friend"; "She stuck up for the teacher who was accused of harassing the student"


  1. stick upverb

    To put up by sticking.

  2. stick upverb

    To rob at gunpoint.

  3. stick upverb

    To protect one's status.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stick up in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stick up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of stick up in a Sentence

  1. David Spade:

    Nicholson asked Lara Flynn Boyle out in front of me, while we were all smoking a doob somewhere, she got mad because I didn’t stick up for her.

  2. George Crockett:

    They want someone who will stand by their word and stick up for the issues that matter most to them, and that's what Rep. Tlaib is doing, her legislation comes from the district. She doesn't act without input from her constituents. That's what residents demand.

  3. Gerard Way:

    You're going to come across a lot of shitty bands and a lot of shitty people and if any of those people call you names because of what you look like or because they don't accept you for who you are, I want you to look right at that motherfucker, stick up your middle finger, and scream Fuck you!

  4. David Lew:

    Having someone at my doctors’ appointments to stick up for me or ask questions [has been a help], she was in there and she knew to ask questions and noticed that when my first oncologist wasn’t being proactive.

  5. Page Martin:

    Stick up for yourself, stick up for your rights. I'm not just doing this for myself I'm doing this for all breastfeeding mothers.

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