Definition of 'on stand-by'
Example sentences containing 'on stand-by'
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`That'll see you through most of today, but we'll be on stand-by tonight if you need a top-up. TICKLED PINK (2002)Major alert to start with, not on our patch but we went on stand-by. THE ONLY GAME (2002)Dehn had the documentation all ready on stand-by - I don't know whether he and Romira had hatched up the seduction together. A DAYSTAR OF FEAR (2002)
Definition of on stand-by from the Collins English Dictionary
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