There was the Bald'in, stand-by old and good as bread; and there were all the rest.
At last the maneuver was completed and the engines shut down to stand-by.
The remainder of the birds we cooked later in the day, intending them as a stand-by.
However, the great “stand-by,” as they say out in that land, was the fish.
Down your helm,” roared the captain; “stand-by to lower ...