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Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (noun) stand

Synonyms: stand Definition: a defensive effort Usage: the army made a final stand at the Rhone

Hypernyms: defence, defense, defensive measure Definition: (military) military action or resources protecting a country against potential enemies Usage: they died in the defense of Stalingrad; they were developed for the defense program

Synonyms: stand Definition: a stop made by a touring musical or theatrical group to give a performance Usage: a one-night stand

Hypernyms: stop, stopover, layover Definition: a brief stay in the course of a journey Usage: they made a stopover to visit their friends

Synonyms: bandstand, outdoor stage, stand Definition: a platform where a (brass) band can play in the open air

Hypernyms: platform Definition: a raised horizontal surface Usage: the speaker mounted the platform

Synonyms: base, stand, pedestal Definition: a support or foundation Usage: the base of the lamp

Hypernyms: support Definition: any device that bears the weight of another thing Usage: there was no place to attach supports for a shelf

Synonyms: stand, rack Definition: a support for displaying various articles Usage: the newspapers were arranged on a rack

Hypernyms: support Definition: any device that bears the weight of another thing Usage: there was no place to attach supports for a shelf

Synonyms: stall, stand, sales booth Definition: a booth where articles are displayed for sale

Hypernyms: booth Definition: a small shop at a fair; for selling goods or entertainment

Synonyms: stand Definition: tiered seats consisting of a structure (often made of wood) where people can sit to watch an event (game or parade)

Hypernyms: tiered seat Definition: seating that is arranged in sloping tiers so that spectators in the back can see over the heads of those in front

Synonyms: stand Definition: a small table for holding articles of various kinds Usage: a bedside stand

Hypernyms: table Definition: a piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs Usage: it was a sturdy table

Synonyms: viewpoint, point of view, stand, standpoint Definition: a mental position from which things are viewed Usage: we should consider this problem from the viewpoint of the Russians; teaching history gave him a special point of view toward current events

Hypernyms: stance, position, posture Definition: a rationalized mental attitude

Synonyms: tie-up, stand, standstill Definition: an interruption of normal activity

Hypernyms: halt, stop Definition: the event of something ending Usage: it came to a stop at the bottom of the hill

Synonyms: stand Definition: a growth of similar plants (usually trees) in a particular area Usage: they cut down a stand of trees

Hypernyms: botany, flora, vegetation Definition: all the plant life in a particular region or period Usage: Pleistocene vegetation; the flora of southern California; the botany of China

Synonyms: stand Definition: the position where a thing or person stands

Hypernyms: position, place Definition: the particular portion of space occupied by something Usage: he put the lamp back in its place

Synonyms for (verb) stand

Synonyms: endure, put up, digest, bear, abide, brook, stand, suffer, support, tolerate, stick out, stomach Definition: put up with something or somebody unpleasant Usage: I cannot bear his constant criticism; The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks; he learned to tolerate the heat; She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage

Hypernyms: let, countenance, permit, allow Definition: consent to, give permission Usage: She permitted her son to visit her estranged husband; I won't let the police search her basement; I cannot allow you to see your exam

Synonyms: stand Definition: have or maintain a position or stand on an issue Usage: Where do you stand on the War?

Hypernyms: evaluate, judge, pass judgment Definition: form a critical opinion of Usage: I cannot judge some works of modern art; How do you evaluate this grant proposal? We shouldn't pass judgment on other people

Synonyms: stand, resist, fend Definition: withstand the force of something Usage: The trees resisted her; stand the test of time; The mountain climbers had to fend against the ice and snow

Hypernyms: fight, fight back, fight down, oppose, defend Definition: fight against or resist strongly Usage: The senator said he would oppose the bill; Don't fight it!

Synonyms: stand Definition: be available for stud services Usage: male domestic animals such as stallions serve selected females

Hypernyms: serve, service Definition: mate with Usage: male animals serve the females for breeding purposes

Synonyms: stand, stand up Definition: be standing; be upright Usage: We had to stand for the entire performance!

Hypernyms: rest Definition: not move; be in a resting position

Synonyms: stand, stand up, place upright Definition: put into an upright position Usage: Can you stand the bookshelf up?

Hypernyms: put, place, pose, position, set, lay Definition: put into a certain place or abstract location Usage: Put your things here; Set the tray down; Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children; Place emphasis on a certain point

Synonyms: stand Definition: be in some specified state or condition Usage: I stand corrected

Hypernyms: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer

Synonyms: stand, remain firm Definition: hold one's ground; maintain a position; be steadfast or upright Usage: I am standing my ground and won't give in!

Hypernyms: withstand, stand firm, hold out, resist Definition: stand up or offer resistance to somebody or something

Synonyms: stand Definition: be tall; have a height of; copula Usage: She stands 6 feet tall

Hypernyms: measure Definition: have certain dimensions Usage: This table surfaces measures 20inches by 36 inches

Synonyms: stand Definition: be in effect; be or remain in force Usage: The law stands!

Hypernyms: continue Definition: exist over a prolonged period of time Usage: The bad weather continued for two more weeks

Synonyms: stand Definition: remain inactive or immobile Usage: standing water

Hypernyms: remain, rest, stay Definition: stay the same; remain in a certain state Usage: The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it; rest assured; stay alone; He remained unmoved by her tears; The bad weather continued for another week

Synonyms: stand Definition: occupy a place or location, also metaphorically Usage: We stand on common ground

Hypernyms: be Definition: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun) Usage: John is rich; This is not a good answer