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Standing (IPA: /ˈstændɪŋ/)


Standing (p. pr. & vb. n.)

of Stand

Standing (a.)

Remaining erect; not cut down; as, standing corn.

Standing (a.)

Not flowing; stagnant; as, standing water.

Standing (a.)

Not transitory; not liable to fade or vanish; lasting; as, a standing color.

Standing (a.)

Established by law, custom, or the like; settled; continually existing; permanent; not temporary; as, a standing army; legislative bodies have standing rules of proceeding and standing committees.

Standing (a.)

Not movable; fixed; as, a standing bed (distinguished from a trundle-bed).

Standing (n.)

The act of stopping, or coming to a stand; the state of being erect upon the feet; stand.

Standing (n.)

Maintenance of position; duration; duration or existence in the same place or condition; continuance; as, a custom of long standing; an officer of long standing.

Standing (n.)

Place to stand in; station; stand.

Standing (n.)

Condition in society; relative position; reputation; rank; as, a man of good standing, or of high standing.

Standing

Legal concept concerning a party's connection to or harm from a law or action being challenged

Standing

Human position in which the body is held in an upright position

Standing

Family name

Standing

1329th strip of the webcomic xkcd

Standing

Painting by Leonard Brown

Standing Synonyms

Still, Stagnant, Dead, Slack

Standing Synonyms

Upright, Vertical, Erect

Standing Synonyms

Permanent, Lasting

Standing Synonyms

Regular

Standing (Last Name / Surname)

Standing is the #32,994 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 694 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Standing in Spanish is En Pie

Tagalog Translation

Standing in Tagalog is Nakatayo

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [At the man standing on his head] Is it nasty this ring?" - Help! (film)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [to Kathleen Kelly, typing]You are a lone reed, standing tall, waving boldly, in the corrupt sands of commerce." - You've Got Mail

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [Watching a man standing on his head] Doesn't the blood rush to your head, sir?" - Help! (film)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [While giving guns to newly freed prisoners] C'mon! We're all going to die, die standing up!" - Red Dawn

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A lot of my stories end with And when I regained consciousness, there was a crowd standing around looking at me."" - James Nicoll


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