Synonyms of stand in English:
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- during Coach Clement's absence, Mr. Maynard will stand indeputize, act, act as deputy, substitute, fill in, sit in, do duty, take over, act as locum, be a proxy, cover, hold the fort, step into the breach;replace, relieve, take over from
- 1.1 his veins stood outproject, stick out, bulge (out), be proud, jut (out)
- 1.1 after 200 years, his theory still stands upremain/be valid, be sound, be plausible, hold water, hold up, stand questioning, survive investigation, bear examination, be verifiable
stand up for
stand up to
- 2.1 the old house has stood up to the warwithstand, survive, come through (unscathed), outlast, outlive, weather, ride out, ward off
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