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stand

Pronunciation: /stænd/

Translation of stand in Italian:

n

vi (pt/pp stood)

  • stare in piedi; (rise) alzarsi [in piedi]; (be) trovarsi; (be candidate) essere candidato (for a); (stay valid) rimanere valido I don't know where I stand non so qual è la mia posizione stand still non muoversi stand firm [fig], tener duro stand on ceremony formalizzarsi stand together essere solidali stand to lose/gain rischiare di perdere/vincere stand to reason essere logico

vt

  • (withstand) resistere a; (endure) sopportare; (place) mettere stand a chance avere una possibilità stand one's ground tener duro stand the test of time superare la prova del tempo stand somebody a beer offrire una birra a qualcuno

Phrasal verbs

stand back

vi (withdraw) farsi da parte

stand by

vi stare a guardare; (be ready) essere pronto
vt (support) appoggiare

stand down

vi (retire) ritirarsi

stand for

vt (mean) significare; (tolerate) tollerare

stand in for

vt sostituire

stand out

vi spiccare

stand up

vi alzarsi [in piedi]

stand up for

vt prendere le difese di stand up for oneself farsi valere

stand up to

vt affrontare

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