What is another word for stands?

211 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ stˈandz], [ stˈandz], [ s_t_ˈa_n_d_z]

"Stands" is a versatile verb that can be used in various contexts, from physical positions to attitudes, beliefs, and actions. Synonyms for "stands" may depend on the context of its use. For instance, "stand" can mean to maintain a particular position, and its synonyms include "remain," "stay," "endure," and "persist." In terms of taking a point of view or advocating for it, "stand" can also be exchanged with "assert," "declare," "argue," "claim," or "defend." Additionally, in situations where one takes an action or conduct themselves, "stand" can be substituted with "behave," "act," "perform," and "execute." The context of use determines the most appropriate synonym for "stands".

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Usage examples for Stands

So far as the outbreak of the war in 1914 is concerned, France stands with a clear conscience.
"A History of the Third French Republic"
C. H. C. Wright
But the matter still stands that it has always been your way and never any one's else that you have taken.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine
It stands to reason that one or the other body would have been found in that case.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine

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