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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

References in periodicals archive ?
Prime Minister Julia Gillard has said it is appropriate Slipper stood aside as the Speaker at current situation.
Archbishop Pell has stood aside as archbishop, although he denies allegations that he sexually assaulted a 12-year-old boy 40 years ago.
The pounds 19m Dutchman converted a first half penalty after David Beckham stood aside to let him take the spot kick.
Knowing that people who do not know Him will raise questions about where God was and why He did not stop this, our challenge is to make clear -- with merciful patience with the anguish of people with whom we speak -- that God is neither the active cause of these things, nor has He passively stood aside to let it happen.
CARDIFF'S controversial recruitment chief Alisher Apsalyamov has stood aside amid a Home Office probe.
So, like sensible people, Jenny and I stopped and stood aside when a car approached.
When he won Tatton in 1997, the Liberal Democrat and Labour candidates stood aside to allow him to challenge Conservative MP Neil Hamilton.
Several Scottish players struggled to get off the Stadio Flaminio as security stood aside when hundreds of home fans poured onto the pitch.
India and Pakistan stood aside from the treaty, widely regarded as a key step toward halting the spread of nuclear weapons.