Meaning of STAND in English

STAND

noun to appear in court.

2. stand ·vi rank; post; station; standing.

3. stand ·noun to measure when erect on the feet.

4. stand ·vi the act of standing.

5. stand ·vi a place where a witness stands to testify in court.

6. stand ·noun to offer one's self, or to be offered, as a candidate.

7. stand ·vt to be at the expense of; to pay for; as, to stand a treat.

8. stand ·vt to abide by; to submit to; to suffer.

9. stand ·noun to stagnate; not to flow; to be motionless.

10. stand ·vi a state of perplexity or embarrassment; as, to be at a stand what to do.

11. stand ·noun to maintain one's ground; to be acquitted; not to fail or yield; to be safe.

12. stand ·vt to resist, without yielding or receding; to withstand.

13. stand ·noun to hold a course at sea; as, to stand from the shore; to stand for the harbor.

14. stand ·noun to be at rest in an erect position; to be fixed in an upright or firm position.

15. stand ·noun to be consistent; to agree; to accord.

xvi. stand ·vi a station in a city or town where carriages or wagons stand for hire; as, a cab stand.

xvii. stand ·add. ·vi to be, or signify that one is, willing to play with one's hand as dealt.

xviii. stand ·vi a weight of from two hundred and fifty to three hundred pounds, — used in weighing pitch.

xix. stand ·vi the situation of a shop, store, hotel, ·etc.; as, a good, bad, or convenient stand for business.

xx. stand ·vt to set upright; to cause to stand; as, to stand a book on the shelf; to stand a man on his feet.

xxi. stand ·noun to adhere to fixed principles; to maintain moral rectitude; to keep from falling into error or vice.

xxii. stand ·noun to be supported on the feet, in an erect or nearly erect position;

— opposed to lie, sit, kneel, ·etc.

xxiii. stand ·vi a place or post where one stands; a place where one may stand while observing or waiting for something.

xxiv. stand ·noun to occupy or hold a place; to have a situation; to be situated or located; as, paris stands on the seine.

xxv. stand ·vi a halt or stop for the purpose of defense, resistance, or opposition; as, to come to, or to make, a stand.

xxvi. stand ·noun to be or remain as it is; to continue in force; to have efficacy or validity; to abide.

xxvii. stand ·noun to continue upright in a certain locality, as a tree fixed by the roots, or a building resting on its foundation.

xxviii. stand ·noun to be in some particular state; to have essence or being; to be; to consist.

xxix. stand ·noun to maintain an invincible or permanent attitude; to be fixed, steady, or firm; to take a position in resistance or opposition.

xxx. stand ·vi a raised platform or station where a race or other outdoor spectacle may be viewed; as, the judge's or the grand stand at a race course.

xxxi. stand ·vt to endure; to sustain; to bear; as, i can not stand the cold or the heat.

xxxii. stand ·vi a small table; also, something on or in which anything may be laid, hung, or placed upright; as, a hat stand; an umbrella stand; a music stand.

xxxiii. stand ·noun to have or maintain a position, order, or rank; to be in a particular relation; as, christian charity, or love, stands first in the rank of gifts.

xxxiv. stand ·noun to cease from progress; not to proceed; to stop; to pause; to halt; to remain stationary.

xxxv. stand ·vi a young tree, usually reserved when other trees are cut; also, a tree growing or standing upon its own root, in distinction from one produced from a scion set in a stock, either of the same or another kind of tree.

xxxvi. stand ·noun to remain without ruin or injury; to hold good against tendencies to impair or injure; to be permanent; to endure; to last; hence, to find endurance, strength, or resources.

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