Translation: from spanish

speak up for

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  • speak up for — ˌspeak ˈup for [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they speak up for he/she/it speaks up for present participle speaking up for past tense …   Useful english dictionary

  • speak well for — speak well for/of/ phrase to show that something is correct or effective The lower crime rate speaks well for the police department’s new strategy. Thesaurus: to show or agree that something is truesynonym Main entry: speak …   Useful english dictionary

  • speak up for — index plead (argue a case) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • speak up for — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms speak up for : present tense I/you/we/they speak up for he/she/it speaks up for present participle speaking up for past tense spoke up for past participle spoken up for speak up for someone/something to say… …   English dictionary

  • speak up for — Synonyms and related words: advocate, allege in support, answer, argue for, assert, champion, contend for, counter, defend, espouse, maintain, make a plea, plead for, rebut, refute, reply, respond, riposte, say in defense, speak for, stand up for …   Moby Thesaurus

  • speak well for — recommend …   English contemporary dictionary

  • speak well for — idi to be an indication or reflection of (something commendable) …   From formal English to slang

  • speak up for somebody — ˌspeak ˈup (for sb/sth) derived to say what you think clearly and freely, especially in order to support or defend sb/sth Main entry: ↑speakderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • speak up for something — ˌspeak ˈup (for sb/sth) derived to say what you think clearly and freely, especially in order to support or defend sb/sth Main entry: ↑speakderived …   Useful english dictionary

  • speak volumes (for something) — speak ˈvolumes (about/for sth/sb) idiom to tell you a lot about sth/sb, without the need for words • His achievement speaks volumes for his determination. • What you wear speaks volumes about you. Main entry: ↑speakidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • speak volumes (for somebody) — speak ˈvolumes (about/for sth/sb) idiom to tell you a lot about sth/sb, without the need for words • His achievement speaks volumes for his determination. • What you wear speaks volumes about you. Main entry: ↑speakidiom …   Useful english dictionary


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