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1. stand

verb. ['ˈstænd'] be standing; be upright.

Synonyms

  • queue
  • uprise
  • queue up
  • ramp
  • line up
  • rest
  • place upright
  • rise
  • get up
  • stand back
  • arise

Antonyms

  • sit
  • sit down
  • lie down
  • awkwardness

Etymology

  • standen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • standan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Stand Up

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  • lay-up
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  • sup
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  • ruppe
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  • pup
  • knupp
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  • cupp
  • cup
  • chupp
  • bupp
  • upp

2. stand

verb. ['ˈstænd'] be in some specified state or condition.

Antonyms

  • middle-class

Etymology

  • standen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • standan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. stand

verb. ['ˈstænd'] occupy a place or location, also metaphorically.

Antonyms

  • inwardness

Etymology

  • standen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • standan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. stand

verb. ['ˈstænd'] hold one's ground; maintain a position; be steadfast or upright.

Synonyms

  • resist
  • fend
  • hold out
  • stand firm
  • withstand

Antonyms

  • surrender
  • low status
  • dominant
  • lower-class

Etymology

  • standen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • standan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. stand

verb. ['ˈstænd'] have or maintain a position or stand on an issue.

Synonyms

  • align
  • evaluate
  • judge
  • array

Antonyms

  • lower
  • underdress
  • dress down
  • undress

Etymology

  • standen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • standan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. stand

verb. ['ˈstænd'] put up with something or somebody unpleasant.

Synonyms

  • take lying down
  • pay
  • stick out
  • support
  • swallow
  • stand for
  • hold still for
  • digest
  • bear up
  • permit
  • take a joke
  • put up
  • sit out
  • live with
  • bear
  • countenance
  • suffer
  • let
  • tolerate
  • brook
  • accept
  • allow
  • endure
  • stomach

Antonyms

  • disallow
  • activeness
  • descent
  • wane

Etymology

  • standen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • standan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. stand

verb. ['ˈstænd'] remain inactive or immobile.

Synonyms

  • remain
  • stay

Antonyms

  • posteriority
  • outer
  • outwardness

Etymology

  • standen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • standan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. stand

noun. ['ˈstænd'] a support or foundation.

Synonyms

  • brass monkey
  • support
  • trivet
  • staddle
  • pedestal

Antonyms

  • abstain
  • disbelieve
  • differ
  • expand

Etymology

  • standen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • standan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. up

adverb. ['ˈʌp'] spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position.

Synonyms

  • upwards
  • upwardly

Antonyms

  • downwards
  • downwardly
  • downward

Etymology

  • upp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. up

adjective. ['ˈʌp'] being or moving higher in position or greater in some value; being above a former position or level.

Synonyms

  • leading
  • risen
  • upfield
  • ahead
  • in the lead
  • dormie
  • heavenward
  • sprouted
  • aweigh
  • ascending
  • upward
  • dormy
  • upbound
  • high

Antonyms

  • down
  • low
  • fragrant
  • sober

Etymology

  • upp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Example sentences of the word stand-up


1. Noun Phrase
The wick is able to stand up straight while the candle mold is being poured and melts gel and wax mediums consistently.

2. Noun Phrase
For safety and best practices, pick a glove durable enough to stand up to the type of work anticipated.

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