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Synonyms for stand by

noun alternative
  • remedy
  • aid
  • appeal
  • choice
  • expediency
  • expedient
  • help
  • makeshift
  • option
  • refuge
  • resort
  • resource
  • shift
  • stopgap
  • substitute
  • support
  • stand-by
  • way out

Antonyms for stand by

  • blockage
  • hindrance
  • injury
  • obstruction
  • permanent
  • stop
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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