stand well with (one)(redirected from stands well with)
stand well with (one)
To be regarded approvingly, agreeably, or favorably by one; to be accepted or liked by one. I thought that I had stood well with my superiors, but my annual review proved it to be quite the opposite. Mary was a talented girl who always stood well with her peers. She will be missed.
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stand well with someone
to be acceptable or agreeable to someone. That idea doesn't stand well with the management. I hope my suggestions stand well with you.
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