stand in with
phrasal to be in a specially favored position with

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • stand in with — {v. phr.}, {informal} To be liked by or friendly with. Usually used with well . * /John stands in well with the teacher./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • stand in with — {v. phr.}, {informal} To be liked by or friendly with. Usually used with well . * /John stands in well with the teacher./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Stand-In — (1937) is a Hollywood movie which shows the industry s own opinion on unions and the workers of Hollywood. It was directed by Tay Garnett, produced by Walter Wanger, and released by United Artists. Plot The plot of Stand In concerns the Wall… …   Wikipedia

  • Stand-in — A stand in in film and television is a person who substitutes for the actor before filming, for technical purposes such as lighting.Stand ins are helpful in the initial processes of production. Lighting setup can be a slow and tedious process;… …   Wikipedia

  • Stand In Line — Infobox Album Name = Stand in Line Type = Studio Artist = Impellitteri Released = Start date|1988|6|22 Recorded = Genre = Heavy metal Length = 35:32 Label = Relativity Records Producer = Reviews = Last album = Impellitteri (1987) This album =… …   Wikipedia

  • stand in awe of — {v. phr.} To look upon with wonder; feel very respectful to. * /Janet always stands in awe of the superintendent./ * /The soldier stood in awe to his officers./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • stand in awe of — {v. phr.} To look upon with wonder; feel very respectful to. * /Janet always stands in awe of the superintendent./ * /The soldier stood in awe to his officers./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • To stand in — Stand Stand (st[a^]nd), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Stood} (st[oo^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Standing}.] [OE. standen; AS. standan; akin to OFries. stonda, st[=a]n, D. staan, OS. standan, st[=a]n, OHG. stantan, st[=a]n, G. stehen, Icel. standa, Dan. staae,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To stand in hand — Stand Stand (st[a^]nd), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Stood} (st[oo^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Standing}.] [OE. standen; AS. standan; akin to OFries. stonda, st[=a]n, D. staan, OS. standan, st[=a]n, OHG. stantan, st[=a]n, G. stehen, Icel. standa, Dan. staae,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The Stand In — Infobox Television episode Title = The Stand In Series = Seinfeld Caption = Kramer and Mickey playing rock, paper, scissors. Season = 5 Episode = 80 Airdate = February 25, 1994 Production = Writer = Larry David Director = Tom Cherones Guests =… …   Wikipedia

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