Definition of Stands

1. Noun. (plural of stand) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of stand) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Stands

1. stand [v] - See also: stand

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stands

standoffs
standout
standouts
standover
standovers
standpat
standpat(a)
standpatter
standpatters
standpattism
standpattisms
standpipe
standpipes
standpoint
standpoints
stands (current term)
stands down
stands for
stands in
stands on ceremony
stands out
stands up
stands up against
stands up to
standstill
standstills
standup
standup comedian
standups
stane

Literary usage of Stands

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1. Journal by Royal Society of Arts (Great Britain) (1875)
"Decanters, water bottles, water jugs, biscuit boxes, custards, sugars and creams, cheese stands, jug stands, spirit bottles, champagnes, goblets, jam pots, ..."

2. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"The fountain Moliere, erected in 1844 to the memory of the famous dramatist, stands on the rue Richelieu near the house where he lived and died. ..."

3. Othello by William Shakespeare (2001)
"Thus the action stands like a group in sculpture, everywhere transparent and rounded, not merely in relief or only half free. In Othello, Shakespeare ..."

4. The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare (1912)
"... stands by his porch at R. This speech distinctly indicates that he intends to drive a hard bargain with Antonio. ..."

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