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English definition of “stand up”

stand up

phrasal verb with stand     /stænd/ verb (stood, stood)
A2 to be in an upright position on your feet ; to get yourself into an upright position on your feet : I've been standing up all day and I'm really tired . It was customary then for children to stand up when the teacher came into the classroom .
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