the stand

Definition of the stand

  1. :  the place where a witness testifies in court She lied while on the stand. The witness was asked to take the stand.

Word by Word Definitions

standplay
  1. :  to support oneself on the feet in an erect position

    :  to be a specified height when fully erect

    :  to rise to an erect position

  1. :  a halt for defense or resistance

    :  an often defensive effort of some duration or degree of success

    :  a stop made to give a performance


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