French translation of 'stand up to'
stand up to
inseparable transitive verb
- (= resist) [person]
tenir tête à
- (= withstand) [test, wear and tear]
Example Sentences Including 'stand up to'
Her voice sounded shaky, as if she was forcing herself to stand up to her brother.KICK BACK (2002)
We knew she could not stand up to all that fury -- nor could she.The Road to Paradise Island
Anyone with a modicum of single-mindedness can stand up to him.The Innocents at Home (A Superintendent Kenworthy novel)
Translation of stand up to from the Collins English to French Dictionary