Definition of "Stand" :
noun: a defensive effort
"The army made a final stand at the Rhone."
noun: a stop made by a touring musical or theatrical group to give a performance
"A one-night stand."
noun: a platform where a (brass) band can play in the open air
noun: a support or foundation
noun: a support for displaying various articles
noun: a booth where articles are displayed for sale
noun: tiered seats consisting of a structure (often made of wood) where people can sit to watch an event (game or parade)
noun: a small table for holding articles of various kinds
"A bedside stand."
noun: a mental position from which things are viewed
noun: an interruption of normal activity
noun: a growth of similar plants (usually trees) in a particular area
"They cut down a stand of trees."
noun: the position where a thing or person stands
verb: put up with something or somebody unpleasant
verb: have or maintain a position or stand on an issue
"Where do you stand on the War?."
verb: withstand the force of something
"Stand the test of time."
verb: be available for stud services
verb: be standing; be upright
"We had to stand for the entire performance!."
verb: put into an upright position
"Can you stand the bookshelf up?."
verb: be in some specified state or condition
"I stand corrected."
verb: hold one's ground; maintain a position; be steadfast or upright
"I am standing my ground and won't give in!."
verb: be tall; have a height of; copula
"She stands 6 feet tall."
verb: be in effect; be or remain in force
"The law stands!."
verb: remain inactive or immobile
verb: occupy a place or location, also metaphorically
"We stand on common ground."