Synonyms for stick up

Synonyms for (verb) stick up

Synonyms: stick up, stand up

Definition: defend against attack or criticism

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

Similar words: fend for, support, defend

Definition: argue or speak in defense of

Usage: She supported the motion to strike

Synonyms: hold up, stick up

Definition: rob at gunpoint or by means of some other threat

Similar words: rob

Definition: take something away by force or without the consent of the owner

Usage: The burglars robbed him of all his money

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