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Synonyms for stand up

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stand-up(verb)

    requiring a standing position

    "a stand-up bar"; "a stand-up comic"

    Antonyms:
    unerect

  2. arise, rise, uprise, get up, stand up(verb)

    rise to one's feet

    "The audience got up and applauded"

    Synonyms:
    prink, bristle, drum, rise, stick up, prepare, climb up, mug up, fancy up, hold water, deck out, elevate, uprise, hold up, place upright, trick up, rig out, heighten, go up, rebel, surface, lift, deck up, dress up, arise, spring up, swot up, organise, come up, grow, originate, attire, organize, cram, swot, bob up, resurrect, tog out, grind away, ascend, tog up, develop, climb, raise, work up, trick out, get up, prove, devise, move up, turn out, jump, gussy up, bone, fig out, bring up, stand, rear, mount, rise up, overdress, wax, bone up, machinate, fig up

    Antonyms:
    unerect

  3. stand up(verb)

    refuse to back down; remain solid under criticism or attack

    Synonyms:
    place upright, rise, hold up, bristle, get up, stand, stick up, arise, uprise, hold water

    Antonyms:
    unerect

  4. stand, stand up, place upright(verb)

    put into an upright position

    "Can you stand the bookshelf up?"

    Synonyms:
    rise, bristle, put up, get up, stand, suffer, resist, abide, support, hold up, fend, stomach, digest, brook, hold water, uprise, stick out, tolerate, remain firm, stick up, endure, place upright, bear, arise

    Antonyms:
    unerect

  5. stand, stand up(verb)

    be standing; be upright

    "We had to stand for the entire performance!"

    Synonyms:
    rise, bristle, put up, get up, stand, suffer, resist, abide, support, hold up, fend, stomach, digest, brook, hold water, uprise, stick out, tolerate, remain firm, stick up, endure, place upright, bear, arise

    Antonyms:
    unerect

  6. stand up, stick up(verb)

    defend against attack or criticism

    "He stood up for his friend"; "She stuck up for the teacher who was accused of harassing the student"

    Synonyms:
    place upright, rise, hold up, bristle, get up, stand, stick up, arise, uprise, hold water

    Antonyms:
    unerect

  7. stand up, hold up, hold water(verb)

    resist or withstand wear, criticism, etc.

    "Her shoes won't hold up"; "This theory won't hold water"

    Synonyms:
    rise, bristle, delay, detain, stick up, stand, last, withstand, support, hold up, hold out, get up, arise, sustain, hold, live on, hold water, place upright, live, defy, uprise, survive, go, endure

    Antonyms:
    unerect

  8. bristle, uprise, stand up(verb)

    rise up as in fear

    "The dog's fur bristled"; "It was a sight to make one's hair uprise!"

    Synonyms:
    rise, bristle, grow, get up, stand, ascend, lift, hold up, hold water, arise, develop, resurrect, go up, come up, spring up, abound, originate, burst, stick up, place upright, move up, uprise, turn out

    Antonyms:
    unerect

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How to use stand up in a sentence?

  1. Jaimie Fuller:

    We are calling on these sponsors to stand up and do the right thing, we are demanding that these sponsors come and distance themselves from what's been going on.

  2. Abdulghafur El-Busaidy:

    As people of one God and of this world, we must stand up and in unison.

  3. Melania Trump:

    You have to stand up for what you believe in and you have to take a point of view, we profile women in the magazine thatwe believe in the stand that theyre taking on issueswe support them, we feel that they are leaders.

  4. Lokman Tsui:

    It fits the propaganda narrative of Beijing that the West is out to bully China, that the West wants China contained, and that therefore it is necessary for the party to be in charge so China can be strong and can stand up to the bullies.

  5. Kathy Griffin:

    You know, I was doing stand-up for so long, there was a time in the Bill Clinton days you could make fun of that Monica [Lewinsky] dress all day long and nobody thought you were a terrorist, but now, like, you said things have gotten not only politically incorrect but this administration and learned it firsthand because I got a call the next day from the Department of Justice and I was under a two-month federal investigation for conspiracy to assassinate the president of the United States.


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