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Verb
To have existence
Verb
To have or maintain an upright position, supported by one's feet
“She would stand beside my bed while staring down at me.”
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To rise to an upright position
“He stood up, waiting for me to stand too, and when I did, he started to amble towards me.”
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To set in an upright position
“They quickly come to take your order as soon as you stand the flag up in the sand.”
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To place in a given position
Stand the vase on top of the fireplace.”
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To be situated
“Huge glass structures stand where fields of flowers once thrived.”
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To remain valid or unaltered
“The league's policy on uniforms will stand despite criticism from various pundits.”
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To be able to endure or tolerate
“I will not be able to stand his constant incoherent chatter for much longer.”
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To have a certain position within a group
“If the city's football team wins today, they will stand second in the league rankings.”
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To pay or give what is owed
“Won't you stand a treat, Colonel, for what I have done already?”
Noun
Seating, usually tiered, exposed to the elements, especially the sun, for spectators in outdoor venues
Noun
Plural for a firmly held opinion
“We expect our nation's leaders to take a principled stand on this important issue.”
Noun
Plural for a rack, base, or piece of furniture for holding, supporting, or displaying something
“The spices have been placed on a stand over the kitchen stove.”
Noun
Plural for a cessation from motion or progress
“Masses of protestors brought traffic to a stand.”
Noun
Plural for a small stall or booth in a street, market, or public building from which goods are sold
“I walked to the little stand at the fair to get some cotton candy.”
Noun
Plural for a place where vehicles, typically taxis, wait for passengers
“I waited patiently at the stand for a cab to arrive.”
Noun
Plural for a group of growing plants of a specified kind, especially trees
“Direct planting of seeds usually results in a denser stand of trees and shrubs.”
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