Definition of hardstanding in English:


Line breaks: hard|stand¦ing
Pronunciation: /ˈhɑːdstandɪŋ


[mass noun] British
Ground surfaced with a hard material for parking vehicles on: an area of hardstanding for a car [count noun]: the site includes a hardstanding
More 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.

Definition of hardstanding in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

More on hardstanding

Nearby words

Translate hardstanding

into Spanish
Word of the day demoralize
Pronunciation: dɪˈmɒrəlʌɪz
cause (someone) to lose confidence or hope