stand up

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  • verb

Synonyms for stand up

rise to one's feet

refuse to back down

put into an upright position

defend against attack or criticism


resist or withstand wear, criticism, etc.

rise up as in fear

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It's a comedy special to coincide with the Liverpool Comedy Festival and features three top-notch stand ups.
Beautiful salon consists of 2 Super Beds, 2 Super Stand ups, 6 Regular Beds.
THREE decades after a pioneering television executive trawled the clubs of Northern England to find the best stand ups on the circuit to create The Comedians the format is still in demand.
3 OF 20 MIN BEDS + 2 OF 10 MIN STAND UPS +1 OF 12 MIN.