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Synonyms for stand

be upright

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  • be upright
  • be erect
  • be vertical
  • be on your feet

get to your feet

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be located

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  • be located
  • be
  • sit
  • be found
  • perch
  • nestle
  • be positioned
  • be sited
  • be perched
  • be situated or located

be valid

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resist

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grandstand

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stand aside

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stand by: be prepared

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stand by: look on

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stand down

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tolerate

stand in for someone

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stand out: be conspicuous

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stand out: be better

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stand out: project

stand someone up

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stand up

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stand up for something or someone

stand up to something or someone: withstand

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stand up to something or someone: resist

Synonyms for stand

to adopt a standing posture

to restore to or place in an upright or proper position

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to pay for the food, drink, or entertainment of (another)

stand behind: to aid the cause of by approving or favoring

stand by: to aid the cause of by approving or favoring

stand for: to serve as an example, image, or symbol of

stand for: to serve as an official delegate of

stand in: to act as a substitute

stand out: to curve outward past the normal or usual limit

stand out: to be obtrusively conspicuous

stand up: to prove valid under scrutiny

stand up: to withstand stress or difficulty

Synonyms for stand

a support or foundation

the position where a thing or person stands

a growth of similar plants (usually trees) in a particular area

a small table for holding articles of various kinds

a support for displaying various articles

an interruption of normal activity

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a mental position from which things are viewed

a booth where articles are displayed for sale

a stop made by a touring musical or theatrical group to give a performance

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tiered seats consisting of a structure (often made of wood) where people can sit to watch an event (game or parade)

a platform where a (brass) band can play in the open air

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occupy a place or location, also metaphorically

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have or maintain a position or stand on an issue

remain inactive or immobile

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be in effect

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be tall

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put into an upright position

withstand the force of something

be available for stud services

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The Smarter Stand is a simple and modest accessory, but how well does it perform its two major functions?
POD Exhibitions stands are available to hire or to purchase and the turn-key solution we offer incorporates exhibition stand design, visualisation, assistance with graphics and artwork, stand pre-build, shipping, stand construction, de-construction and storage.
The term stand down comes from the time during war when exhausted combat units take time to rest and recover by finding a place of relative security and safety removed from the battlefield.
You could say he has hunting from a ladder stand down to a science.
Since the stand downs started in 2003 as a way to get homeless veterans reintegrated into society, the veterans who attend seem more at ease and more comfortable with the volunteers, whom they have come to know as friends, organizers said.
By the early 1990s, he felt that he could use a partner to help him with the workload and that's how Petr Stand came to join the firm.
And on June 7th, Alex again opened the lemonade stand outside her home and collected another $14,000.
The Antelope Valley Stand Downs, which started in 2003, provide counseling, legal advice, meals, clothing and other help.
Right or wrong, like it or not, Republicans stand for no new taxes, encouraging individual wealth, taking personal responsibility and downsizing government.
Mounted on rocky Leuhman Ridge across Rogers Dry Lake from Edwards' main installation, the concrete and steel test stand is the Defense Department's largest for testing liquid-fuel rocket engines.
The barbecue's purpose was to register veterans who intend to participate in the Homeless Veterans Stand Down Oct.
6 million refurbishing project for Edwards Air Force Base's largest and most historic rocket test stand.
EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE - An 80-foot-tall test stand for examining vectored thrust characteristics of aircraft and help improve flight performance capabilities is being assembled at Edwards.
Parks' last stand as chief Tuesday did not produce a single profile in courage, not an iota of honesty.