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To maintain or stick by an opinion or position; to remain resolute in the face of opposition.

They expect their opponents to stand their ground on the issue.

Additional definitions for 'stand one's ground':

stand one's groundTo attempt to hold a position in battle.
stand one's groundFinding oneself in a disagreement, confrontation, at odds with others, accused of misfeasance/malfeasance.
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