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standing

Synonyms of standing in English:

noun

  • 1 his standing in the community
    status, rank, ranking, position, social position, station, level, footing, place;
    repute, reputation, estimation, stature
    archaic condition, degree, report
  • 2 the departmental records officer was a person of some standing
    informal clout
    dated mark
  • 3 a squabble of long standing
    duration, existence, continuance, endurance, length of time, life, validity
  • adjective

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  • 1 standing stones
    [Antonyms] flat, lying down, seated
  • 2 standing water
    stagnant, still, motionless, immobile, inert, lifeless, dead, slack, static, stationary
    [Antonyms] flowing
  • 3 a standing invitation
    permanent, perpetual, everlasting, continuing, abiding, constant, fixed, indefinite, open-ended;
    regular, repeated
    [Antonyms] temporary, occasional
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