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To stave and tail

in bear baiting, (to stave) to interpose with the staff, doubtless to stop the bear; (to tail) to hold back the dog by the tail.
- Nares.

See also: Stave

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To stand to reason
To stand to sea
To stand together
To stand trial
To stand under
To stand up
To stand up for
To stand upon
To stand upon one's dignity
To stand with
To stare in the face
To start after
To start against
To start for
To start up
To state it
-- To stave and tail --
To stay a mast
To steal a march
To step aside
To step forth
To step in
To step off
To stick by
To stick in one's gizzard
To stick out
To stick to
To stick up
To stick up for
To stick upon
To stir up a hornet's nest
To stitch up
To stock an anchor
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