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- verb intransitive To
risefrom a lying or sitting position.
- verb transitive To bring something up and set it into a standing position.
- verb transitive, idiomatic To
avoida prearrangedmeeting, especially a date, with (a person) without prior notification; to jiltor shirk.
- verb intransitive, of a thing To
lastor endureover a period of time.
- verb intransitive To continue to be
believable, consistent, or plausible.
- verb intransitive, cricket, of a wicket-keeper To stand immediately behind the wicket so as to catch balls from a
slowor spin bowler, and to attempt to stumpthe batsman.
- verb transitive To
launch, propel upwards
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- verb resist or withstand wear, criticism, etc.
- verb defend against attack or criticism
- verb put into an upright position
- verb be standing; be upright
- verb refuse to back down; remain solid under criticism or attack
- verb rise up as in fear
- verb rise to one's feet
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Equivalent to stand + up.
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