de pie

de pie
adverb
1. (position) 
a. standing 
Ya no quedaban asientos y tuve que quedarme de pie toda la conferencia.There were no seats left, so I had to remain standing throughout the whole lecture.
Has estado de pie todo el día; debes de estar cansada.You have been on your feet all day; you must be tired.
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2. (imperative) 
a. stand 
El juez ha entrado a la sala. Todos de pie, por favor.The judge has entered the room. All stand, please.
b. stand up 
¡De pie, he dicho! ¡No quiero ver a nadie sentado!I said, stand up! I don't want to see anybody sitting!
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