German translation of 'stand by'
- (= remain uninvolved)
⇒ to stand by and do nothing
- (= be on alert)
- to stand by a promise/sb
ein Versprechen/zu jdm halten
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 German Dictionary