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English definition of “stand”

stand

verb [T] (ACCEPT)   /stænd/ (past tense and past participle stood  /stʊd/)
to be able to accept or bear something unpleasant or difficult: Our tent won’t stand another storm like the last one. How can you stand all that pressure at work?
(Definition of stand verb (ACCEPT) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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