stand up

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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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The Stand Ups, which also features Alison Spittle, Niamh Marron and Chris Kent, follows the aspiring comedians in their attempts to make it at home and abroad.
Mr Annies has discovered the hard way just what it costs to stand up and do the right thing.
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We have brilliant stand ups like Noel James, Ben Norris and Pierre Hollins coming soon.
It's a comedy special to coincide with the Liverpool Comedy Festival and features three top-notch stand ups.