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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DRINK Up Stand Up's first expedition to The Wirral proved a resounding success.
The question was, would our knees stand up to the 'stand-ups'?
FUNNYMAN Colum Tyrell left his Dublin home to pursue his stand up career in New York - and found himself giving up the drink.
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We have brilliant stand ups like Noel James, Ben Norris and Pierre Hollins coming soon.