stand fast
In artillery, the order at which all action on the position ceases immediately.

Military dictionary. 2000.

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  • stand|fast — «STAND FAST, FAHST», adjective, noun. –adj. that holds stubbornly to an opinion, attitude, etc.; stubborn. –n. a fixed or stable position …   Useful english dictionary

  • stand fast — index endure (last), hold out (resist), persevere, remain (continue), remain (stay) …   Law dictionary

  • stand fast — stok statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Artilerijoje – komanda tuoj pat nutraukti visus veiksmus toje pozicijoje. atitikmenys: angl. stand fast pranc. alte …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • stand fast — stand strong, stand steady; be stubborn …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stand fast — Synonyms and related words: abide, be still, be unflappable, coast, die hard, dig in, freeze, get home free, hang in, hang in there, hang tough, hold fast, hold out, hold up, keep quiet, lie still, mark time, never say die, not back down, not… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • stand fast — verb refuse to abandon one s opinion or belief • Syn: ↑stand pat, ↑stand firm, ↑hold firm • Hypernyms: ↑insist, ↑take a firm stand • Hyponyms: ↑hunker down …   Useful english dictionary

  • stand fast — Be fixed, be unshaken, be immovable …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • To stand fast — Stand Stand (st[a^]nd), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Stood} (st[oo^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Standing}.] [OE. standen; AS. standan; akin to OFries. stonda, st[=a]n, D. staan, OS. standan, st[=a]n, OHG. stantan, st[=a]n, G. stehen, Icel. standa, Dan. staae,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stand — (st[a^]nd), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Stood} (st[oo^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Standing}.] [OE. standen; AS. standan; akin to OFries. stonda, st[=a]n, D. staan, OS. standan, st[=a]n, OHG. stantan, st[=a]n, G. stehen, Icel. standa, Dan. staae, Sw. st[*a],… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stand by — Stand Stand (st[a^]nd), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Stood} (st[oo^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Standing}.] [OE. standen; AS. standan; akin to OFries. stonda, st[=a]n, D. staan, OS. standan, st[=a]n, OHG. stantan, st[=a]n, G. stehen, Icel. standa, Dan. staae,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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