Also found in: Idioms.
1. To adopt a standing posture.Also used with up:
Idiom: get to one's feet.
2. To restore to or place in an upright or proper position.Also used with up:
3. To put up with.Also used with for:
abide, accept, bear, brook, endure, go, stomach, suffer, support, sustain, swallow, take, tolerate, withstand.
Idioms: take it, take it lying down.
1. To serve as an example, image, or symbol of:
1. To curve outward past the normal or usual limit:
1. To prove valid under scrutiny:
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