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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

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

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

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

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

Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
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The club had initially announced plans to close the stand behind the goal after the Ricoh Arena Return back in September, but fan power prompted a rethink.
You can stand at a top flight rugby league or union fixture, for example.
In most Premier League and Championship grounds people stand anyway in some sections."
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Our group has always said it would stand firm on this - we don't believe in standing whatsoever and we will always argue against it.
BLUEBIRDS fans have been warned they face a five-match ban if they continue to stand during matches.