Definition of hardstanding in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈhärdˌstandiNG/


Ground surfaced with a hard material for parking vehicles on.
Example sentences
  • The applicant Smart Planning, of Ongar, has submitted a design for a cul-de-sac street with 12 units, each with an amenity block and an area of concrete hardstanding.
  • She said: ‘The playgroup is desperate to build some kind of hardstanding ground so the children can have a race track for their bikes, and I hope this will help.’
  • Mr Ogden, who is now applying for planning permission for roads and hardstanding on the site, sat silently through the meeting.

Words that rhyme with hardstanding

freestanding, landing, misunderstanding, notwithstanding, outstanding, standing, stranding, understanding, upstanding

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Syllabification: hard·stand·ing

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