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stand up Explained

stand up at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

145 Moby Thesaurus words for "stand up":
answer, arise, ascend, avail, be consistent, be equal to, be erect,
be proof against, be the case, be true, be truthful, bear, bear up,
bear up against, bristle, cock up, come up, come up fighting,
conform to fact, curl upwards, defy, disentangle, do, do it,
endure, extend, fill the bill, flatten, fulfill, get by, get up,
go around, go up, grow up, hack it, hang in, hang in there,
hang on, hang tough, hold, hold fast, hold good, hold on, hold out,
hold together, hold true, hold up, hold water, jump up, just do,
keep up, levitate, live through it, live with it, loom,
make the grade, meet, meet requirements, mount, never say die,
not flag, not give up, not weaken, pass, pass muster, prove out,
prove to be, prove true, put straight, qualify, raised, ramp,
reach, rear, rear up, rebuff, rectify, remain valid, repel,
repulse, resist, rise, rise up, satisfy, see it out, serve,
serve the purpose, set straight, sit bolt upright, sit up, smooth,
spiral, spire, stand, stand at attention, stand at ease,
stand erect, stand the test, stand up straight, stand upright,
stay it out, stay the distance, stay with it, stick, stick it,
stick it out, stick out, stick to it, stick together, stick up,
stick with it, straight-up, straighten, straighten out,
straighten up, stretch, suffice, surge, swarm up, sweat it out,
sweep up, take it, tough it out, tower, unbend, uncurl, unkink,
unsnarl, up, upgo, upgrow, upheave, uprear, upright, uprise,
upspin, upspring, upstanding, upstream, upsurge, upswarm, upwind,
wash, withstand, work

stand up at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[V] (Verticality): be vertical, stand up, stand on end, stand erect, stand upright, set up, raise up, raise, erect, rear.

stand up at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

stand up
v 1: rise to one's feet; "The audience got up and applauded"
[syn: {arise}, {rise}, {uprise}, {get up}] [ant: {sit
down}, {lie down}]
2: refuse to back down; remain solid under criticism or attack
3: put into an upright position; "Can you stand the bookshelf
up?" [syn: {stand}, {place upright}]
4: be standing; be upright; "We had to stand for the entire
performance!" [syn: {stand}] [ant: {sit}, {lie}]
5: defend against attack or criticism; "He stood up for his
friend"; "She stuck up for the teacher who was accused of
harassing the student" [syn: {stick up}]
6: resist or withstand wear, criticism, etc.; "Her shoes won't
hold up"; "This theory won't hold water" [syn: {hold up},
{hold water}]
7: rise up as in fear; "The dog's fur bristled"; "It was a
sight to make one's hair uprise!" [syn: {bristle}, {uprise}]

stand up at English (WD) Of Explained:



Equivalent to Inter: term » stand|lang=en + Inter: term » up|lang=ang.


Inter: en-verb » head={{l|en|stand Inter: l » en|up|stands up|standing up|stood up}}
  • Inter: intransitiv » e To rise from a lying or sitting position.
    1. : Stand up, then sit down again.
    2. Inter: transitiv » e To bring something up and set it into a standing position.
    3. : Laura stood the sofa up on end.
    4. Inter: transitive » idiomatic To avoid a prearranged meeting, especially a date, with (a person) without prior notification; to jilt or shirk.
    5. : John stood Laura up at the movie theater.
    6. 2008 Oct. 20, Category: w - :Jeph Jacques|Jeph Jacques, Questionable Content 1255: Consummate:
    7. : — What?! Why did you come HERE then? You should be at a hospital!
    8. : — A gentleman never stands a lady up.
    9. Inter: intransitive » of a thing To last or endure over a period of time.
    10. 1969 May 23, "Planetary Exploration: Doubleheader on Venus," Time:
    11. : Both Venus 5 and Venus 6 had apparently stood up well under the rigors of their 217-million-mile trips.
    12. Inter: intransitive » of a person or narrative To continue to be believable, consistent, or plausible.
    13. 1974 Dec. 23, "Watergate: Getting Out What Truth?," Time:
    14. : Ehrlichman's story did not stand up under Neal's grilling.
    15. Inter: intransitive » cricket|of a wicket-keeper To stand immediately behind the wicket so as to catch balls from a slow or spin bowler, and to attempt to stump the batsman.
    16. Inter: transitiv » e To launch, propel upwards
    17. Inter: quote-news »

    |date=September 28
    |author=Tom Rostance
    |title=Arsenal 2 - 1 Olympiakos
    |work=BBC Sport
    |passage=It was a dreadful goal to concede as Ariel Ibagaza was able to take a short corner and then receive the return ball in space on the left. He stood up a floated cross into the middle where Fuster arrived unmarked to steer a header into the corner.

    Derived terms

    * stand up to
    • stand up for
    • stand-up

      Related terms

      * stand
    • stand down


      Inter: trans-top » rise from a sitting position
    • Ainu: Inter: tø » ain|アㇱ|tr=as
    • Arabic: Inter: t+ » ar|قام|tr=qaama
    • Armenian: Inter: t+ » hy|կանգնել|tr=kangnel, Inter: t- » hy|վեր կենալ|tr=ver kenal, Inter: t- » hy|ելնել|tr=elnel
    • Bengali: Inter: t- » bn|দাঁড়ানো|tr=dãŗano|sc=Beng
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|posar-se dret
    • Chinese:
    • : Cantonese: Inter: tø » yue|起身
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|站起來|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|站起来|tr=zhànqǐlai|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|起來|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|起来|tr=qǐlai|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|起身|tr=qǐshēn|sc=Hani
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|vstát
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|rejse sig
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|opstaan
    • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|ekstari
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|nousta (ylös)
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|se lever, Inter: t+ » fr|se mettre debout

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Galician: Inter: t- » gl|pórse de pé, Inter: t- » gl|poñerse de pé
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|aufstehen
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|σηκώνομαι|tr=sikonomai
  • Icelandic: Inter: t- » is|standa upp
  • Interlingua: leva te
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|alzarsi in piedi
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|立ち上がる|tr=たちあがる, tachiagaru
  • Navajo: Inter: qualifier » singular Inter: tø » nv|yiizįįh, Inter: qualifier » dual Inter: tø » nv|woohsįįh, Inter: qualifier » duoplural Inter: tø » nv|daoohsįįh
  • Portuguese: Inter: t- » pt|levantar-se (em pé), Inter: t- » pt|pôr-se de pé
  • Romanian: Inter: t+ » ro|ridica|alt=se ridica, Inter: t- » ro|scula
  • Romansch: Inter: t- » rm|star si
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|вставать|tr=vstavát’ Inter: imp » f, Inter: t+ » ru|встать|tr=vstat’ Inter: pf » .
  • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|èirich
  • Slovene: Inter: t+ » sl|vstati
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|levantarse, Inter: t- » es|ponerse de pie, Inter: t+ » es|pararse Inter: qualifier » Latin America
  • Tok Pisin: Inter: t- » tpi|sanap

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » bring something up and set it into a standing position
    • Danish: Inter: t+ » da|rejse
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|rechtzetten, Inter: t+ » nl|zetten, Inter: t- » nl|rechtstellen, Inter: t+ » nl|stellen
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|nostaa (pystyyn)

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • French: Inter: t- » fr|mettre debout
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|levantar, Inter: t+ » es|parar

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » to avoid a prearranged meeting
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|放鴿子|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|放鸽子|tr=fàng gēzǐ|sc=Hani
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|de kat sturen, Inter: t- » nl|in de kou laten staan
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|jättää Inter: t- » fi|tulematta, Inter: t- » fi|tehdä oharit, Inter: t+ » fi|feidata
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|poser un lapin à

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Icelandic: Inter: t- » is|svíkja
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|すっぽかす|tr=suppokasu|sc=Jpan
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|динамить
  • Spanish: dejar plantado (a man), dejar plantada (a woman), dejar plantados (collective), dejar plantadas (women)

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » cricket: stand immediately behind the wicket
    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * sit down
    • sit up
    • lie down
    • get up


      * dustpan

    Category: Category:English phrasal verbs -
    Category: Category:English phrasal verbs with particle (up) -
    Translation: et » stand up
    Translation: fr » stand up
    Translation: it » stand up
    Translation: kn » stand up
    Translation: hu » stand up
    Translation: mg » stand up
    Translation: fj » stand up
    Translation: nl » stand up
    Translation: ja » stand up
    Translation: pl » stand up
    Translation: ta » stand up
    Translation: tr » stand up