Definition of Gainstand

1. v. t. To withstand; to resist.



Definition of Gainstand

1. Verb. (transitive UK dialectal) To stand against; resist, oppose; withstand. ¹

2. Verb. (intransitive UK dialectal) To make or offer resistance. ¹

3. Noun. (context: Now chiefly dialectal Scotland) Opposition; resistance. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gainstand

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gainsay
gainsayer
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gainset
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gainshire
gainside
gainsome
gainspeaker
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gainstand (current term)
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gainstrive
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gainward

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