Nouns (24)

n. a defensive effort; "the army made a final stand at the Rhone"
n. a stop made by a touring musical or theatrical group to give a performance; "a one-night stand"
outdoor stage, stand, bandstand
n. a platform where a (brass) band can play in the open air
stand, pedestal, base
n. a support or foundation; "the base of the lamp"
stand, rack
n. a support for displaying various articles; "the newspapers were arranged on a rack"
sales booth, stand, stall
n. a booth where articles are displayed for sale
n. tiered seats consisting of a structure (often made of wood) where people can sit to watch an event (game or parade)
n. a small table for holding articles of various kinds; "a bedside stand"
point of view, standpoint, stand, viewpoint
n. a mental position from which things are viewed; "we should consider this problem from the viewpoint of the Russians"; "teaching history gave him a special point of view toward current events"
tie-up, standstill, stand
n. an interruption of normal activity
n. a growth of similar plants (usually trees) in a particular area; "they cut down a stand of trees"
n. the position where a thing or person stands

Verbs (18)

v. have or maintain a position or stand on an issue; "Where do you stand on the War?"
fend, stand, resist
v. withstand the force of something; "The trees resisted her"; "stand the test of time"; "The mountain climbers had to fend against the ice and snow"
stand up, stand
v. be standing; be upright; "We had to stand for the entire performance!"
place upright, stand up, stand
v. put into an upright position; "Can you stand the bookshelf up?"
v. be in some specified state or condition; "I stand corrected"
remain firm, stand
v. hold one's ground; maintain a position; be steadfast or upright; "I am standing my ground and won't give in!"
v. be tall; have a height of; copula; "She stands 6 feet tall"
remain in force, be in force, stand
v. be in effect
v. be available for stud services; "male domestic animals such as stallions serve selected females"
v. occupy a place or location, also metaphorically; "We stand on common ground"

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Fuzzynyms (80)

try, endeavour, endeavor, effort, attempt
n. earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something; "made an effort to cover all the reading material"; "wished him luck in his endeavor"; "she gave it a good try"
n. the military action of resisting the enemy's advance; "the enemy offered little resistance"
n. a stronghold
n. table consisting of a horizontal surface over which business is transacted
joggle, dowel pin, dowel
n. a fastener that is inserted into holes in two adjacent pieces and holds them together
n. a structure supporting or containing something
n. worker who moves the camera around while a film or television show is being made
n. worker who moves the camera around while a film or television show is being made
magnetic pole, pole
n. one of the two ends of a magnet where the magnetism seems to be concentrated
pole, terminal
n. a contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves
n. standing posture
mental faculty, module, faculty
n. one of the inherent cognitive or perceptual powers of the mind
intellect, understanding, reason
n. the capacity for rational thought or inference or discrimination; "we are told that man is endowed with reason and capable of distinguishing good from evil"
n. a fact that logically justifies some premise or conclusion; "there is reason to believe he is lying"
mind, judgement, judgment
n. an opinion formed by judging something; "he was reluctant to make his judgment known"; "she changed her mind"
vox populi, popular opinion, public opinion, opinion
n. a belief or sentiment shared by most people; the voice of the people; "he asked for a poll of public opinion"
mental attitude, attitude
n. a complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways; "he had the attitude that work was fun"
defensive attitude, defensive
n. an attitude of defensiveness (especially in the phrase `on the defensive')
mind-set, mindset, outlook, mentality
n. a habitual or characteristic mental attitude that determines how you will interpret and respond to situations
posture, position
n. a rationalized mental attitude
preconception, prejudice, bias
n. a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation
v. have a tolerance for a poison or strong drug or pathogen or environmental condition; "The patient does not tolerate the anti-inflammatory drugs we gave him"
symbolise, symbolize
v. represent or identify by using a symbol; use symbols; "The poet symbolizes love in this poem"; "These painters believed that artists should symbolize"
fend for, support, defend
v. argue or speak in defense of; "She supported the motion to strike"
combat, battle
v. battle or contend against in or as if in a battle; "The Kurds are combating Iraqi troops in Northern Iraq"; "We must combat the prejudices against other races"; "they battled over the budget"
defend, champion
v. protect or fight for as a champion
get hold of, seize, clutch
v. affect; "Fear seized the prisoners"; "The patient was seized with unbearable pains"; "He was seized with a dreadful disease"
hold on, grasp
v. hold firmly
v. cause to perch or sit; "She perched her hat on her head"
perch, light, alight
v. to come to rest, settle; "Misfortune lighted upon him"
endure, suffer
v. undergo or be subjected to; "He suffered the penalty"; "Many saints suffered martyrdom"
meet, suffer
v. undergo or suffer; "meet a violent death"; "suffer a terrible fate"
bear, carry, hold
v. support or hold in a certain manner; "She holds her head high"; "He carried himself upright"
antecede, antedate, forgo, forego, precede, predate
v. be earlier in time; go back further; "Stone tools precede bronze tools"
forbear, refrain
v. resist doing something; "He refrained from hitting him back"; "she could not forbear weeping"

Synonyms (4)

v. stand up for; stick up for; of causes, principles, or ideals
stand for, correspond, represent
v. take the place of

Antonyms (18)

fight down, fight back, defend, oppose, fight
v. fight against or resist strongly; "The senator said he would oppose the bill"; "Don't fight it!"
fight down, fight back, defend, oppose, fight
v. fight against or resist strongly; "The senator said he would oppose the bill"; "Don't fight it!"
sit down, sit
v. be seated
hunker down
v. hold stubbornly to a position; "The wife hunkered down and the husband's resistance began to break down"
v. be lying, be prostrate; be in a horizontal position; "The sick man lay in bed all day"; "the books are lying on the shelf"
v. be lying, be prostrate; be in a horizontal position; "The sick man lay in bed all day"; "the books are lying on the shelf"
soften, relent, yield
v. give in, as to influence or pressure


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