Definitions of Stood

  1. of Stand
  2. imp. & amp; p. p. of Stand.
  3. Past tense of the verb stand.
  4. Pa. t. and pa. p. of STAND.
  5. Of to stand.
  6. Imp & pp. of STAND, v.
  7. Of stand, which see.

Quotes of Stood

  1. I think the best president- because he changed the whole mood of the country, the whole economy of the country, and stood up to Communism... that was continuing its causes around the world, and backed them off and caused them to collapse- and that was Ronald Reagan. – Pat Boone
  2. I had no experience with broadcasting basketball games, so I took a tape recorder and went to a playground where there was a summer league, and I stood up in the top of the stands and I called the game. – Ed Bradley
  3. As a revelation from God, they have stood the test of many ages; and as such maintained their ground against every species of enemy, and every mode of attack. Truth is mighty, and must prevail. – Adam Clarke
  4. When I told the people of Northern Ireland that I was an atheist, a woman in the audience stood up and said, 'Yes, but is it the God of the Catholics or the God of the Protestants in whom you don't believe? – Quentin Crisp
  5. You do stand alone sometimes. But my mother stood by me through all this. – Morris Dees
  6. What interested me was not news, but appraisal. What I sought was to grasp the flavor of a man, his texture, his impact, what he stood for, what he believed in, what made him what he was and what color he gave to the fabric of his time. – John Gunther
  7. And, you know, I watched him in Texas where he stood on his principle but he also reached out to members of the other party to try to work with them, to try to forge agreement where he could in keeping with his conservative principles to make Texas a better place. – Karen Hughes
  8. I stood there amazed. I found it all hard to believe, that I, Des Nilsen, had actually done all that. – Dennis Nilsen
  9. Altman was told they wouldn't do the film with me. He could easily have abandoned me, but he stood by me and really bailed me out. – Tim Robbins
  10. Remember the Tea Party movement didn't get started in September of 2008 when the bank bailout was passed. It really began on Feb. 19th, 2009 when a television commentator named Rick Santelli stood up and said what the hell are we doing bailing out people who couldn't afford a mortgage by taking money from people like me who are prudent? – Karl Rove
  11. Everybody who served in John Kerry's boat under his command, save one, has stood with him. – Mark Shields
  12. Within, stood a tall old man, clean shaven save for a long white moustache, and clad in black from head to foot, without a single speck of colour about him anywhere. – Bram Stoker
  13. We found that just by the way we stood affected women dramatically, and if you look at our show, you'll see that we always stood with our legs open our fists on hips and our bat bulges forward, which had a profound effect on women! – Burt Ward
  14. Let that which stood in front go behind, let that which was behind advance to the front, let bigots, fools, unclean persons, offer new propositions, let the old propositions be postponed. – Walt Whitman

Usage examples for Stood

  1. " You should have seen his look as he said it, and as he stood over me. – The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  2. She stood there still. – The Great Hunger by Johan Bojer
  3. Then she entered the room and came and stood before him. – Khaled, A Tale of Arabia by F. Marion Crawford
  4. But if she stood by him, he must stand by her. – Elizabeth's Campaign by Mrs. Humphrey Ward
  5. Here, then, he stood and stared. – Dawn of All by Robert Hugh Benson
  6. I could have stood it had it been any one else. – The Stronger Influence by F.E. Mills Young
  7. I stood still and looked at it. – Four Girls and a Compact by Annie Hamilton Donnell
  8. Had she but stood up against this mistake, he might have had pity on her even yet. – The Three Heron's Feathers by Hermann Sudermann
  9. Some one stood behind them. – Invisible Links by Selma Lagerlof
  10. He stood at the door of the little house in Lonsdale Road. – Masterman and Son by W. J. Dawson
  11. He stood for it. – When Egypt Went Broke by Holman Day
  12. I stood it as long as I could, and then I told him I must leave the house at once. – The Everlasting Arms by Joseph Hocking
  13. She stood still, looking at them. – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  14. I stood a minute or two looking at her. – A Peep Behind the Scenes by Mrs. O. F. Walton
  15. Her Majesty stood up. – Brain Twister by Gordon Randall Garrett Laurence Mark Janifer
  16. Then he stood up and turned to go. – Charles Rex by Ethel M. Dell
  17. That night he stood up in the Mission and said he was sober and was going to remain sober. – Jimmie Moore of Bucktown by Melvin Earnest Trotter
  18. Only, when it was all done and the dinner ready, Matilda stood still to think. – Opportunities by Susan Warner
  19. As he stood looking at him, he thought, I will let him see me. – The Myth of Hiawatha, and Other Oral Legends, Mythologic and Allegoric, of the North American Indians by Henry R. Schoolcraft
  20. One word now as to how I stood myself at that time. – The Hound of the Baskervilles by A. Conan Doyle

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