"stand" Definition

  1. “to STAND treat,” to pay for a friend’s entertainment; to bear expense; to put up with treatment, good or ill, as, “Will you STAND that?” a question often asked when a man has been struck or insulted. Also in the sense of aggregate cost, as, “This house STOOD me in £1000;” _i.e._, cost that sum; “to STAND pad,” to beg on the kerb with a small piece of paper pinned on the breast, inscribed, “I am starving.”

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Position in the dictionary: 3433 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: stand in, standing, standing patterers, stangey, star, star it, star the glaze, starchy, stark-naked, start
Previous words in the dictionary: stampers, stallsman, stall-off, stall your mug, stall off, stall, stalking-horse, stale drunk, staggering-bob, stagger

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