Results for standing

Definitions of standing:

part of speech: adjective

Remaining upright; stagnant, or not flowing, as water; lasting; established or settled; fixed; as, a standing army.

part of speech: noun

Continuance: existence: place to stand in: position in society.

part of speech: noun

The act of stopping or of being erect on the feet; station; maintenance of position; duration; as, a habit of long standing; reputation; rank; as, he is in good standing.

part of speech: adjective

Settled; fixed; established; not transitory; not flowing; not cast down.

part of speech: noun

Rank or station, as a man of standing; continuance; long possession; place.

part of speech: adjective

Established: settled: permanent: fixed: stagnant: being erect.

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