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synonyms for stood by

  • advocate
  • declare
  • defend
  • emphasize
  • hold
  • insist
  • say
  • stress
  • uphold
  • affirm
  • allege
  • asseverate
  • attest
  • aver
  • avow
  • back
  • champion
  • contend
  • correct
  • justify
  • persist
  • profess
  • protest
  • rectify
  • report
  • right
  • state
  • vindicate
  • fight for
  • plead for
  • stand by
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antonyms for stood by

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  • abandon
  • attack
  • deny
  • desert
  • forget
  • forsake
  • quit
  • conceal
  • give up
  • leave
  • repudiate
  • condemn
  • discard
  • ignore
  • neglect
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        How to use stood by in a sentence

        Bernard stood there face to face with Mrs. Vivian, whose eyes seemed to plead with him more than ever.
        CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
        After a minute's pause, while he stood painfully silent, she resumed in great emotion.
        THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
        Louis stood firm, though pale and respectful, before the resentful gaze of Elizabeth.
        THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
        His wife stood smiling and waving, the boys shouting, as he disappeared in the old rockaway down the sandy road.
        THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
        So he bore down on the solemn declaration that she stood face to face with a prison term for perjury.
        THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
        Madame de Condillac stood watching him, her face composed, her glance cold.
        ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
        All along the highways and by-paths of our literature we encounter much that pertains to this "queen of plants."
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        Under the internal pressure his whiskers stood on end and his face grew red.
        THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
        She stood, in her young purity, at one end of the chain of years, and Mrs. Chepstow—did she really stand at the other?
        BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
        He stood, with the air of a hero, both arms extended towards the amazed pair of lovers.
        THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
        SYNONYM OF THE DAY
        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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