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Synonyms for standing
ˈstæn dɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. standing(noun)

    social or financial or professional status or reputation

    "of equal standing"; "a member in good standing"

    temporary, sitting, impermanent, unerect, seated, irregular

  2. standing(noun)

    an ordered listing of scores or results showing the relative positions of competitors (individuals or teams) in a sporting event

    temporary, seated, impermanent, sitting, irregular, unerect

  3. standing(adj)

    the act of assuming or maintaining an erect upright position

    unerect, impermanent, sitting, seated, temporary, irregular

  4. standing(a)(adj)

    having a supporting base

    "a standing lamp"

    seated, irregular, unerect, temporary, sitting, impermanent

  5. standing(a)(adj)

    not created for a particular occasion

    "a standing committee"

    temporary, sitting, impermanent, unerect, seated, irregular

  6. standing(a)(adj)

    (of fluids) not moving or flowing

    "mosquitoes breed in standing water"

    temporary, impermanent, irregular, unerect, seated, sitting

  7. standing(a)(adj)

    executed in or initiated from a standing position

    "race from a standing start"; "a standing jump"; "a standing ovation"

    unerect, irregular, sitting, impermanent, seated, temporary

  8. standing(adj)

    (of persons) on the feet; having the torso in an erect position supported by straight legs

    "standing room only"


    temporary, irregular, unerect, seated, sitting, impermanent

  9. standing(adj)


    "a standing army"


    sitting, temporary, irregular, unerect, impermanent, seated


  1. standing(adjective)

    Stagnant; not moving or flowing.

    moving, working

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. standing(n)

    status, position, ground, duration, continuance, footing, standpoint, foundation

    baselessness, evanescence, insecurity, precariousness

  2. standing(a)

    established, lasting, be

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  1. standing

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