English dictionary definition of:

stand


Noun

  • a defensive effort
  • a stop made by a touring musical or theatrical group to give a performance
  • a platform where a (brass) band can play in the open air
  • a support or foundation
  • a support for displaying various articles
  • a booth where articles are displayed for sale
  • tiered seats consisting of a structure (often made of wood) where people can sit to watch an event (game or parade)
  • a small table for holding articles of various kinds
  • a mental position from which things are viewed
  • an interruption of normal activity
  • a growth of similar plants (usually trees) in a particular area
  • the position where a thing or person stands

Verb

  • put up with something or somebody unpleasant
  • have or maintain a position or stand on an issue
  • withstand the force of something
  • be available for stud services
  • be standing; be upright
  • put into an upright position
  • be in some specified state or condition
  • hold one's ground; maintain a position; be steadfast or upright
  • be tall; have a height of; copula
  • be in effect; be or remain in force
  • remain inactive or immobile
  • occupy a place or location, also metaphorically

Thesaurus

abide bandstand base bear brook digest endure fend pedestal rack resist stall standpoint standstill stomach suffer support tie-up tolerate viewpoint

Scrabble score for stand


Scrabble score = 6

generated at 08:10:31 on 19-01-20

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