Stood in a sentence

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Definition of Stood

  • imp. & p. p. of Stand.

How to use stood in a sentence. Stood pronunciation.

But, as I did so, my heart stood still, for I heard voices.
As he stood watching, he was conscious of people approaching.
A group of people were moving towards the exit from the ramparts, and near himself stood a man waving an adieu. "Well, give my love to the girls," said the man cheerily.
But, as he stood telling his beads, abstractedly listening to the scandal talked by Achmet and Higli, he was not thinking of his brother, but of the two who had just left the chamber.
As he stood thinking, Kaid returned.
Kaid entered, and stood before him in silence.
An instant later the figure of a woman, deeply veiled, stood within the room, beside the table where he had been writing.
He stood looking at her fixedly, as though trying to realise her.
Nahoum Pasha stepped inside, and stood still a moment looking at Hylda.
Nahoum rose also, and stood watching her respectfully.
David stood looking at the closed gate with eyes full of thought and wonder and trouble.
He asked himself as he stood by the brazier, the bowab apathetically rolling cigarettes at his feet, whether, in the flow of circumstance, the fact that he could not make open restitution, or take punishment for his unlawful act, would undermine the structure of his character.
David salaamed, but not low, and stood still.
One, also, of great strength, came suddenly and stood before him.
For a moment Kaid stood and looked at Zaida, rigid and stricken in that awful isolation which is the leper's doom.
Rome_ under _Heathenism_ were less obnoxious and offensive, which yet by the Primitive Fathers and General Councils stood condemned.
And if you stood in a dark room and your neighbors in the next had lights, the shadows on your canvas told queer secrets sometimes!
To prevent bloodshed I removed up stairs and took up quarters with the untitled plebeians in one of the fourteen white pine cot-bedsteads that stood in two long ranks in the one sole room of which the second story consisted.
He had to run through the flames to get to the lake shore, and then we stood helpless and watched the devastation.
Then he rose and stood almost straight up on his hind feet, and I, clasping his lean neck desperately, slid back into the saddle and held on.

Examples of Stood

Example #1
The door was open, but I could see no one.
Example #2
So I came down the little path swiftly, and then round the great rock, and up towards the door.
Example #3
Voices mingled, there was light laughter, little bursts of admiration, then lower tones, and then he was roused by a voice calling.
Example #4
From the ramparts of the citadel he watched the sun go down, bathing the pyramids in a purple and golden light, throwing a glamour over all the western plain, and making heavenly the far hills with a plaintive colour, which spoke of peace and rest, but not of hope.
Example #5
Merry faces looked back and nodded, and in a moment they were gone.
Example #6
The man turned round, and looked at David, then he jerked his head in a friendly sort of way and motioned towards the sunset.