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Permanent, fixed, or lasting
“So if you're watching, Michael, you have a standing invitation to appear on this program.”
Rising straight up
“… all standing timbers are in sound condition.”
Fixed in a place or position
“With deep, standing water on many major and minor roads, driving conditions were hazardous and there were disruptions to rail services in many areas.”
Position, status, or reputation
“All serving officers of good standing were entitled to join the RUC, the fledgling Six Counties police force.”
“An inter-departmental squabble of long standing.”
High position within society
“… a man of standing in his community.”
Present participle for place or set in an upright or specified position
“When starting to use this type of corkscrew, it is best to stand the bottle on the table.”
Present participle for remain valid or unaltered
“Four of her UK records still stand more than 20 years since she retired.”
Present participle for be able to endure or tolerate
“Not being able to stand it a moment longer, she sprang out of the reeds and dashed toward her sibling, enveloping him in a very wet embrace.”
Present participle for to give what is owed for
“I'll stand lunch, and you can pay me back later.”
Present participle for to rise to an upright position
“He stood up, waiting for me to stand too, and when I did he started to walk slowly.”
Present participle for to tolerate or bear
“I can't stand brandy.”
Present participle for to be situated
“Huge glass structures stand where fields of flowers once thrived.”
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