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I couldn't vote for them because of their stand on social issues.
The president has not taken a stand on this issue.
support for their stand against racism
The Prime Minister must take a firm stand against extremists in his party.
a hot-dog stand
This is the British English definition of stand. View American English definition of stand.
old and in bad condition, or no longer effective
a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the timeadd a word
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