What does stands mean?

Definitions for stands

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  1. stands(n.)

    a structure (often made of wood and sometimes temporary) with seats or benches where people can sit to watch an event (such as a game or parade).

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'stands' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3481

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'stands' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2785

Anagrams for stands »

  1. dassn't

  2. Dassnt


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stands in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stands in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Cicero:

    Law stands mute in the midst of arms.

  2. John Milton:

    He also serves who only stands and waits.

  3. Albert Einstein:

    Truth is what stands the test of experience.

  4. Laozi:

    He who stands on his tiptoes does not stand firm...

  5. Book of Proverbs:

    Truth stands the test of time; lies are soon exposed.

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