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stand (n):
a defensive effort
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the army made a final stand at the Rhone
stand (n):
a stop made by a touring musical or theatrical group to give a performance
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a one-night stand
stand (n):
a platform where a (brass) band can play in the open air
stand (n):
a support or foundation
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the base of the lamp
stand (n):
a booth where articles are displayed for sale
stand (n):
tiered seats consisting of a structure (often made of wood) where people can sit to watch an event (game or parade)
stand (n):
a small table for holding articles of various kinds
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a bedside stand
stand (n):
a support for displaying various articles
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the newspapers were arranged on a rack
stand (n):
a mental position from which things are viewed
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we should consider this problem from the viewpoint of the Russians.
teaching history gave him a special point of view toward current events
stand (n):
an interruption of normal activity
Related Words: tie-up
stand (n):
a growth of similar plants (usually trees) in a particular area
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they cut down a stand of trees
stand (n):
the position where a thing or person stands
stand (v):
put up with something or somebody unpleasant
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I cannot bear his constant criticism.
The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks.
he learned to tolerate the heat.
She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage

Related Words: abidebearenduresuffertolerate
stand (v):
have or maintain a position or stand on an issue
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Where do you stand on the War?
stand (v):
withstand the force of something
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The trees resisted her.
stand the test of time.
The mountain climbers had to fend against the ice and snow

Related Words: fendresist
stand (v):
be available for stud services
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male domestic animals such as stallions serve selected females
stand (v):
be standing; be upright
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We had to stand for the entire performance!
stand (v):
put into an upright position
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Can you stand the bookshelf up?
stand (v):
hold one's ground; maintain a position; be steadfast or upright
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I am standing my ground and won't give in!
stand (v):
be tall; have a height of; copula
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She stands 6 feet tall
stand (v):
be in effect; be or remain in force
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The law stands!
stand (v):
be in some specified state or condition
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I stand corrected
stand (v):
occupy a place or location, also metaphorically
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We stand on common ground
stand (v):
remain inactive or immobile
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standing water
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Still waters run deep

Durgun sular derinden akar.
Quiet people are often very thoughtful.
something that you say which means people who say very little often have very interesting and complicated personalities



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