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synonym study for standing
OTHER WORDS FROM standingun·stand·ing, adjective
Words nearby standing
Example sentences from the Web for standing
Yet another video catches the sounds of the gunshots and shows Brinsley standing by the parked radio car.
He is a true advocate for human rights who has paid a horrible price for standing up against the Assad dictatorship.Behind Bars for the Holidays: 11 Political Prisoners We Want to See Free In 2015|Movements.Org|December 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Too moderate and the more radical groups call you a snitch, jeopardizing your standing and authority at demonstrations.De Blasio and the New York City Protesters Have No Blood on Their Hands|Jacob Siegel|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was standing on the corner and wearing only a T-shirt and jeans, and this was 11:30 at night and it was really cold.
Biden spoke about standing up for women—both in his personal and professional lives.
By the river some women, no larger in appearance than little dolls, were standing and washing.A Russian Proprietor|Lyof N. Tolstoi
By the side of the shed where Harry was standing there was a window, thick with dust.The Hero of Garside School|J. Harwood Panting
He had a standing order with off-planet agents for archaic chess books, the older the better.Planet of the Damned|Harry Harrison
It was flung noisily open, revealing Mathurin standing in the full glare of the lamplight.Autumn Glory|Ren Bazin
A sudden turn of the trail revealed a squatter's hut built of rough lumber, and standing beneath a live-oak.Bunch Grass|Horace Annesley Vachell
British Dictionary definitions for standing
- (of the start of a race) begun from a standing position without the use of starting blocks
- (of a jump, leap, etc) performed from a stationary position without a run-up