French translation of 'stand by'
- (= be ready)
se tenir prêt(e)
- (= do nothing)
rester là sans rien faire
inseparable transitive verb
- (= stick to)
s'en tenir à
- (= continue to support)
ne pas abandonner
Example Sentences Including 'stand by'
Cherry emerged from the back of Claudette and went over to stand by Smokes, putting her arm around his waist.Desperadoes
As a decent Englishman I cannot stand by and allow such an atrocity to proceed unchallenged.Anti-Ice
Me they let go, with a warning to stand by to be recalled for the inquest.Fools Gold
Translation of stand by from the Collins English to French Dictionary