Example sentences for: stand

How can you use “stand” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • “The status quo,” he added, “just can't stand” (Park 2004).

  • While the 1920s (the fourth floor) do stand as a plausibly distinct "era" in American culture, the 1930s (third floor) and the 1940s (second floor) don't.

  • Having found the limitation upon the spending program unconstitutional, the Court then declines to consider the question of severability, allowing a judgment to stand that lets the program go forward under a version of the statute Congress never enacted.

  • We provide youth with options to stand up for themselves and resolve conflicts nonviolently.

  • (And yes, I agree, Ward Connerly took a principled stand for just that long-term solution when he endorsed the ACLU suit pressing for better schools in poor areas of California.)

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