not stand in (someone's or something's) way

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not stand in (someone's or something's) way

To refrain from obstructing, hampering, impeding, or preventing someone's or something's action or progress. If you want to squander all your money on a fancy car, I'm not going to stand in your way. I've worked too long and too hard on this deal, and you are not going to stand in its way now.
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not stand in somebody’s ˈway

not try to stop somebody from doing something: If you want to become a singer, we won’t stand in your way.
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