Definition of stand :
1. A compilation of statutes or decisions analytically arranged. The term is applied in a general sense to the Pandects of Justinian ( see Pandect), but is also specially given by authors to compilations of laws on particular topics; a summary of laws; as, Comyn's Digest; the United States Digest.
2. To be, or signify that one is, willing to play with one's hand as dealt.
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contend (part of speech: verb)
contrast, quarrel, hassle, dispute, antagonize, oppose, encounter, defend, conflict, clash, withstand, struggle, protest, wrestle, bicker, confront, dissent, contend, resist, wrangle, vie, brawl, argue, face
situate (part of speech: verb)
rest (part of speech: verb)