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Translation of "stand" - English-Turkish dictionary

stand

verb     /stænd/ ( past tense and past participle stood)
ON FEET [I]
A2 to be in a vertical position on your feet ayakta durmak, dikilmek We'd been standing for hours.Sitting and standing
RISE [I] ( also stand up)
A2 to rise to a vertical position on your feet from sitting or lying down ayağa kalkmak, dikilmek I get dizzy if I stand up too quickly. Please stand when the bride arrives. Sitting and standing
stand in line US ( UK queue)
to wait for something as part of a line of people sırada durmak/beklemek, sıraya girmek We stood in line all afternoon.Sitting and standingStaying and remainingWaitingWaitingStaying and remaining
stand (sth) in/against/by, etc sth
B2 to be in or to put something in a particular place or position bir yerde durmak/olmak; dik koymak/dayamak/yaslamak His walking stick stood by the door. You'll have to stand the sofa on its end to get it through the door.Placing and positioning an object
can't stand sb/sth informal
B1 to hate someone or something tahammül edememek, dayanamamak; nefret etmek I can't stand him. [+ doing sth] She can't stand doing housework.Not liking
ACCEPT [T]
to be able to accept or deal with a difficult situation dayanmak, kabul etmek, ilgilenmek She couldn't stand the pressures of the job.Tolerating and enduringCoping and not copingDealing with things or people
stand at sth
to be at a particular level, amount, height, etc belli bir düzeyde/miktarda/yükseklikte vb. durmak/olmak Inflation currently stands at 3 percent.Measurements in general
where you stand on sth
what your opinion is about something bir meselede/konuda nerede olduğu; fikrinin ne olduğu; duruşunu gösterme We asked the senator where she stood on gun control.Opinions, beliefs and points of view
where you stand (with sb)
what someone thinks about you, how they expect you to behave, and how they are likely to behave tutum, tavır, nerede olduğu; hangi konumda olduğu; neyin/kimin tarafında/yanında olduğu She said she will never leave her husband, so now at least I know where I stand.Being, becoming friends and getting to know someone
OFFER [I]
If an offer still stands, it still exists. geçerli olmak; devam ediyor olmak, yürürlükte olmak; muteber olmak You're welcome to visit any time - my invitation still stands.Existing and being
as it stands
as something is now, without changes in it olduğu gibi, her zaman olduğu şekliyle The law as it stands is very unclear.NowSituations and circumstances
stand trial
If someone stands trial, they appear in a law court where people decide if they are guilty of a crime. duruşmaya çıkmak, mahkemeye çıkmak, yargılanmak to stand trial for murderCourt cases, orders and decisions
stand to gain/lose sth
to be in a situation where you can get/lose money or an advantage bir şeyi kazanma/kaybetme konumunda olmak; ...mak/mek/mamak/memek olasılığı olmak He stands to gain a fortune if the company is sold.Taking risksGambling and bookmaking
ELECTION [I] UK ( US run)
(Definition of stand verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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