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Stand (IPA: /ˈstænd/)


Stand (n.)

To be at rest in an erect position; to be fixed in an upright or firm position

Stand (n.)

To be supported on the feet, in an erect or nearly erect position; -- opposed to lie, sit, kneel, etc.

Stand (n.)

To continue upright in a certain locality, as a tree fixed by the roots, or a building resting on its foundation.

Stand (n.)

To occupy or hold a place; to have a situation; to be situated or located; as, Paris stands on the Seine.

Stand (n.)

To cease from progress; not to proceed; to stop; to pause; to halt; to remain stationary.

Stand (n.)

To remain without ruin or injury; to hold good against tendencies to impair or injure; to be permanent; to endure; to last; hence, to find endurance, strength, or resources.

Stand (n.)

To maintain one's ground; to be acquitted; not to fail or yield; to be safe.

Stand (n.)

To maintain an invincible or permanent attitude; to be fixed, steady, or firm; to take a position in resistance or opposition.

Stand (n.)

To adhere to fixed principles; to maintain moral rectitude; to keep from falling into error or vice.

Stand (n.)

To have or maintain a position, order, or rank; to be in a particular relation; as, Christian charity, or love, stands first in the rank of gifts.

Stand (n.)

To be in some particular state; to have essence or being; to be; to consist.

Stand (n.)

To be consistent; to agree; to accord.

Stand (n.)

To hold a course at sea; as, to stand from the shore; to stand for the harbor.

Stand (n.)

To offer one's self, or to be offered, as a candidate.

Stand (n.)

To stagnate; not to flow; to be motionless.

Stand (n.)

To measure when erect on the feet.

Stand (n.)

To be or remain as it is; to continue in force; to have efficacy or validity; to abide.

Stand (n.)

To appear in court.

Stand (v. t.)

To endure; to sustain; to bear; as, I can not stand the cold or the heat.

Stand (v. t.)

To resist, without yielding or receding; to withstand.

Stand (v. t.)

To abide by; to submit to; to suffer.

Stand (v. t.)

To set upright; to cause to stand; as, to stand a book on the shelf; to stand a man on his feet.

Stand (v. t.)

To be at the expense of; to pay for; as, to stand a treat.

Stand (v. i.)

The act of standing.

Stand (v. i.)

A halt or stop for the purpose of defense, resistance, or opposition; as, to come to, or to make, a stand.

Stand

Support furniture; object designed to support or display another object; examples are small tablelike pieces of furniture used for holding or displaying objects

Stand

Album by Breaking the Silence

Stand

Fictional ability from Jojo's Bizarre Adventure

Stand

Song by the American alternative rock band R.E.M.

Stand

Album by Michael W. Smith

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [Raises a glass to Ruby as they stand at the punch bowl at the dance] To the socially awkward."" - RWBY

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [to Harry, about Voldemort] What was it like... What was like to stand in his presence?" - Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (film)

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A Lady with a lamp shall stand In the great history of the land, * A noble type of good, * Heroic womanhood." - Women

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A Lady with a Lamp shall stand In the great history of the land, A noble type of good, Heroic womanhood." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Ai: Look, Makenshi. You can't just stand there looking dumb. You help too!" - Final Fantasy Unlimited


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