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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 classic literature ?
In another moment she would step forth into the night, and his eyes, accustomed to the obscurity, would discern her as clearly as though she stood in daylight.
But every flower stood in the sunshine, and dreamed its own fairy tale or its own story: and they all told her very many things, but not one knew anything of Kay.
He drew a deep breath--but his dream seemed strangely to persist: his door was flung open and a man whom he had never seen stood in the doorway watching him intently.
That was all very pretty; but the most beautiful thing was a little lady, who stood in the open doorway.
They stood in little groups, talking in low tones, and ever casting affrighted glances behind them from their great rolling eyes.