Definition of 'stand up'
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She tried to stand up, to direct the flow of marks into the wall or ceiling. LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)Chas, you know, was always delicate and they were anxious about how he would stand up to shock. CHALLENGE FOR THE CHALET SCHOOLI couldn't do anything when I was sitting down, but when Saisse forced me to stand up I feigned a dizzy spell. CODE BREAKER
A stand-up wash in the kitchen suited me and I wouldn't have put it past him to do a jimmy riddle in the tub, just to spite me. MR STARLIGHT (2004)Despite those two years on the box, he was still a stand-up at heart. MAN AND WIFE (2004)
An overpowered Zodiac with a fiberglass transom and stand-up steering console. BLACKWATER SOUND (2004)
Translations for 'stand up'
British English: stand up /stænd ʌp/ VERB
When you are standing up, your body is upright, your legs are straight, and your weight is supported by your feet.
Shop assistants have to stand up all day.
- American English: stand up
- Arabic: يَنْهَضُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: levantar-se
- Chinese: 起立
- Croatian: stajati
- Czech: stát na nohou
- Danish: stå op
- Dutch: opstaan gaan staan
- European Spanish: ponerse en pie
- Finnish: seista
- French: se lever
- German: aufstehen
- Greek: σηκώνομαι
- Italian: alzarsi
- Japanese: 起立する
- Korean: 일어서다
- Norwegian: stå opp
- Polish: stanąć
- European Portuguese: estar de pé
- Romanian: a sta în picioare
- Russian: стоять
- Latin American Spanish: ponerse en pie
- Swedish: sätta sig emot
- Thai: ยืนขึ้น
- Turkish: hakkını savunmak
- Ukrainian: вставати
- Vietnamese: đứng lên
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