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Standard (IPA: /ˈstændɝd/)


Standard (n.)

A flag; colors; a banner; especially, a national or other ensign.

Standard (n.)

That which is established by authority as a rule for the measure of quantity, extent, value, or quality; esp., the original specimen weight or measure sanctioned by government, as the standard pound, gallon, or yard.

Standard (n.)

That which is established as a rule or model by authority, custom, or general consent; criterion; test.

Standard (n.)

The proportion of weights of fine metal and alloy established by authority.

Standard (n.)

A tree of natural size supported by its own stem, and not dwarfed by grafting on the stock of a smaller species nor trained upon a wall or trellis.

Standard (n.)

The upper petal or banner of a papilionaceous corolla.

Standard (n.)

An upright support, as one of the poles of a scaffold; any upright in framing.

Standard (n.)

An inverted knee timber placed upon the deck instead of beneath it, with its vertical branch turned upward from that which lies horizontally.

Standard (n.)

The sheth of a plow.

Standard (n.)

A large drinking cup.

Standard (a.)

Being, affording, or according with, a standard for comparison and judgment; as, standard time; standard weights and measures; a standard authority as to nautical terms; standard gold or silver.

Standard (a.)

Hence: Having a recognized and permanent value; as, standard works in history; standard authors.

Standard (a.)

Not supported by, or fastened to, a wall; as, standard fruit trees.

Standard (a.)

Not of the dwarf kind; as, a standard pear tree.

Standard

Embodiment of a unit of measurement

Standard

Well-known musical composition, considered part of the " standard repertoire " of one or more musical genres

Standard

Album

Standard

Italian car manufacturer

Standard

Village

Standard Synonyms

Classic, Criterial, Canonical, Casebook, Classical, Accepted, Criterional, Definitive, Textbook, Canonic, Basic, Orthodox, Authoritative

Standard Synonyms

Common

Standard Synonyms

Regulation, Stock, Normal, Standardised, Standardized, Modular, Regular

Standard Synonyms

Acceptable, Accepted, Received

Standard Synonyms

Stock, Regular

Standard Synonyms

Criterion, Touchstone, Measure

Standard Synonyms

Criterion

Standard Synonyms

Monetary Standard

Standard Rhymes


Pandered, Slandered, Standard

Meandered, Nonstandard, Substandard

Gerrymandered

Standard (Last Name / Surname)

Standard is the #15,080 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 1,956 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Standard in Spanish is Estándar

Tagalog Translation

Standard in Tagalog is Bandila

Example Sentence (Quote)

" 43:1"“2, English Standard Version" - Isaiah

Example Sentence (Quote)

" America's nice; it's a lovely place to live. It's a great standard of living. You can get paid pretty well to go and be here." - United States

Example Sentence (Quote)

"He who comes up to his own idea of greatness, must always have had a very low standard of it in his mind." - Greatness

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Let us raise a standard to which the wise and honest can repair; the rest is in the hands of God." - Government

Example Sentence (Quote)

"Lo, steel-clad War his gorgeous standard rears ! The red-cross squadrons madly rage, And mow thro' infancy and age" - Samuel Rogers


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