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Synonyms for stand up
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stand-upverb

    requiring a standing position

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

    Antonyms:
    unerect

  2. arise, rise, uprise, get up, stand upverb

    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 upverb

    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 uprightverb

    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 upverb

    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 upverb

    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 waterverb

    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 upverb

    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. Ted Cruz:

    I'm immensely grateful to Donald Trump, because he's helped frame the central issue of this primary as, 'Who will stand up to Washington?' Well, if that's the central issue, the natural follow-up question is, OK, ' Who has stood up to Washington?' And who's stood up, not just to Democrats but to leaders in their own party, and that there is an enormous difference, if the central question of this primary is who will stand up to Washington and who has stood up to Washington, we win.

  2. Harriet Hageman congressional campaign:

    I am very grateful for Leader McCarthy’s strong support, and I pledge that when I am Wyoming’s congresswoman, I will always stand up for our beautiful state and do the job I was sent there to do. I look forward to representing Wyoming's interests in Congress.

  3. John Burris:

    Money cannot be the sole object for him because he makes a lot. I think he wants acknowledgment of what was wrong with what took place, and it's important from his point of view that when something like this happens, you stand up for yourself, you don't take the easy way out.

  4. Joey Badass:

    I loved when (Kaepernick) did that because we haven't seen an athlete stand up in a way that he did since like Muhammad Ali, ...

  5. Chip Roy:

    I want to know which Democrats aren't going to stand up for energy freedom.


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