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stand
stænd
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Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (名) noun
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(名) As a noun
  1. 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.
              (动) As a verb
              1. Put up with something or somebody unpleasant.
              2. 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.
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