the stands

Definition of the stands

  1. :  the rows of seats in a stadium that people sit in when they are watching a sports event, concert, etc. The ball was hit into the stands.

Word by Word Definitions

standplay stands
  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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