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  • as inback
  • as insupport
  • as inuphold

synonyms for stick by

  • advocate
  • assist
  • encourage
  • endorse
  • favor
  • finance
  • side with
  • sponsor
  • uphold
  • abet
  • ally
  • angel
  • bankroll
  • boost
  • champion
  • countenance
  • grubstake
  • sanction
  • second
  • stake
  • subsidize
  • sustain
  • underwrite
  • abide by
  • give a boost
  • give a leg up
  • give a lift
  • go to bat for
  • stand behind
  • stick up for
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antonyms for stick by

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  • disapprove
  • discourage
  • hinder
  • hurt
  • oppose
  • protest
  • thwart
  • halt
  • prevent
  • refuse
  • advance
  • dissuade
  • go forward
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How to use stick by in a sentence

All along the highways and by-paths of our literature we encounter much that pertains to this "queen of plants."
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
You see, they always butter their chairs so that they won't stick fast when they sit down.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
John was baptizing at a large pool called Ænon-by-Saleim,—probably allegorical, meaning “Fountain of Repose.”
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
The sewing-machine made a resounding clatter in the room; it was of a ponderous, by-gone make.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Mr. Spurrell came down to see a horse, and we shall be very glad to have the benefit of his opinion by-and-by.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 3, 1894VARIOUS
Whoever succeeded in getting the ring on his stick won the game, and carried the prize home as a sign of victory.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
By using his walking stick he discovered that they formed a trail to a point in the wall.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
I am not informed further; but inasmuch as you are living on the place, my advice is that you stick right there, and hold it.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
The last time I tried it, I caught the end of my stick between two rocks and it broke.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
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