Translation of "stand" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /stænd/ us past tense and past participle stood

A2 to be in a vertical position on your feet

ayakta durmak, dikilmek
We'd been standing for hours.
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.
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.
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.
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.

to be able to accept or deal with a difficult situation

dayanmak, kabul etmek, ilgilenmek
She couldn't stand the pressures of the job.
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.
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.
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.

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.
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.
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 murder
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.

(Translation of “stand verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)