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Stand one's ground

Kűldve: agrin Hétfő, 21/10/2013 - 15:47

Idiomatic translations of "Stand one's ground"

Angol
stick to one’s guns
Explanations:
Angol
to nail one's colo(u)rs to the mast
Angol
to show one's true colo(u)rs
Explanations:
Angol
to take a stand
Explanations:
Angol
Won't back down
Explanations:
Angol
Never flag or fail
Explanations:
Angol
I'm set in my ways
Explanations:
Francia
Rester sur ses positions / Tenir bon
Francia
Je ne changerai pas d'avis
Explanations:
Holland
Kleur bekennen
Horvát
Zauzeti stav!
Magyar
Állja a sarat
Német
Farbe bekennen
Explanations:
Német
auf seinem Standpunkt beharren
Német
Ich bleibe bei meiner Meinung
Explanations:
Perzsa
موضع گرفتن
Explanations:
Szerb
pokazati pravo lice
Török
rengini belli etmek
Török
ayak diremek

Meanings of "Stand one's ground"

Angol

Stay and Fight instead of running way, defend a belief or statement

Explained by agrinagrin on Hétfő, 21/10/2013 - 15:47
Explained by agrinagrin
Angol

Also heard is "Stand your ground!" It means to defend your position, your point of view whether that is figuratively or literally. "It was a tough debate, but she stood her ground." "I just got orders from the general staff to hold our ground at all costs (no matter what)."

Explained by Ww WwWw Ww on Csütörtök, 28/07/2016 - 03:50
Explained by Ww WwWw Ww
Angol

To defend your current position, beliefs, actions to the limit. In the literal sense to defend your defensive fighting position until the end. Never retreating, never swaying in conviction. This is an imperative command in the military.

Explained by Ww WwWw Ww on Szombat, 12/11/2016 - 23:18
Explained by Ww WwWw Ww
Olasz

non esitare; tenere il punto; mantenere la propria posizione

Explained by ϕιλομαθήςϕιλομαθής on Csütörtök, 30/08/2018 - 14:29
Explained by ϕιλομαθήςϕιλομαθής
Spanyol

mantenerse firme

Explained by ϕιλομαθήςϕιλομαθής on Kedd, 28/08/2018 - 14:15
Explained by ϕιλομαθήςϕιλομαθής

"Stand one's ground" in lyrics

R.K.M & Ken-Y - de la calle soy

lives are lost and many of them are innocent people
in this world where the rich live and no one listens to the poor
one learns on the streets how to stand one's ground
little neighbor of mine, that really gentle kid